[kde-freebsd] KDE 4.12 and WITH_NEW_XORG=no

Koop Mast kwm at rainbow-runner.nl
Tue Jan 28 09:56:13 UTC 2014

On 28-1-2014 10:52, Schaich Alonso wrote:
> On Tue, 28 Jan 2014 07:11:32 -0200
> Raphael Kubo da Costa <rakuco at FreeBSD.org> wrote:
>> As we're finally close to getting the 4.12.1 ports into a reasonable
>> stable where everything builds, I'd like to start discussing merging
>> area51 back into ports -- we've already skipped the whole 4.11 release
>> cycle.
>> As I see it, the biggest question is what to do with WITH_NEW_XORG=no:
>> kde4-workspace will not build with the ancient version of Mesa that gets
>> build when WITH_NEW_XORG is disabled. And FreeBSD's pkg building cluster
>> does not enable this variable on its 8- and 9- builds, which mean we
>> wouldn't get part of the KDE packages built for those releases at all.
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> Hi
> In a mail to stable@ which was not replied so far, amarat at li.ru reported on
> 2014-01-22 that he can't build even cairo (poppler) without WITH_NEW_XORG,
> which both are dependecies to KDE4. I have no setup to verify this breakage at
> the moment, though should this be true it means we have a broken default
> setup on FreeBSD 8, 9 and 10.
> Alonso
As maintainer of both, I can say that I'm not aware of any problems with 
either port. I will check the mail report and see if I can find out 
where that breakage comes from.


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