[Kde-imaging] Still waiting for the time when installing from SVN become easy

Kåre Särs kare.sars at kolumbus.fi
Mon Dec 22 07:38:16 CET 2008

On Sunday 21 December 2008, Vardhman Jain wrote:
> Hi fellow devs,
> I was peacefully working with my KDE4 installation of digikam and suddenly
> something when wrong and my code wont compile any more. I decided to go over
> the steps again to have a fresh working space created. I didn't have great
> success. Since the pain is fresh, I wanted to write it down this time:
> 1) Why Do I need KSane (I definitely don't have a scanner and I am not
> planning to use it ever), I should be allowed to opt to not required it.
If you don't have sane/libsane installed, KSane will not be compiled either :)
Do you get a compile problem because of KSane?

> 2) libkexiv2 version required is > 0.5.0, I quickly checked I have 0.1.7 and
> the latest available is some 0.1.9 I am the only one confused with
> versioning number
> I would find these package okay to install by the configure/make/install
> method but it would be great if simply sudo apt-get install libkexiv2
> worked.
> regards,
> Vardhman

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