Where to put KDE Frameworks cmake stuff...

Sune Vuorela nospam at vuorela.dk
Fri Apr 20 23:46:54 UTC 2012

On 2012-04-20, Alexander Neundorf <neundorf at kde.org> wrote:
> * we will have a separate KF5 package, which will be a build-time requirement 
> for building KDE frameworks libraries. It will offer the following features
> ** KDE approved compiler settings
> ** KDE conforming install dirs
> ** finding consistent installations of the KDE frameworks libraries
> ** supporting a base and a shadowing KDE frameworks libraries installation 
> (e.g. kcore from the system + kwidgets from the user, shadowing the kwidgets 
> from the system)
> * every KDE Frameworks library will depend at build-time on this KF5 package

I really think this is going against what we are aiming for. modularity.
not a new kdelibs.

I don't more layers of indirections in the build system is going to be
good nor is it going to help getting the kde frameworks accepted outside
a KDE context.


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