[KDE/Mac] status of kde in macports (qt3support)

Mike Arthur mike at mikearthur.co.uk
Sun Oct 4 14:57:47 CEST 2009

On Saturday 03 October 2009 17:52:21 brad wrote:
> Hi All,
> I've been trying to compile kdebase (my main objective is to get
> digikam working and possibly amarok). It seems that there are a few
> areas where code in kdebase calls for qt3 support code, which seems to
> be disabled in the qt4 compilation in macports. (my guess is that this
> is due to the blog posting http://illogic-al.org/blog/look-before-you-leap
>   which points out that qt4 looks far better w/o linking against
> qt3support, an effect i'd like to see.) I don't think removing
> qt3support code is a priority on any platform that isn't mac.
> Am i the only one seeing this? is there a work around?
Are you on Snow Leopard by any chance?

If so it'll compile everything in 64-bit mode and disable Qt3Support in 
MacPorts I'm pretty sure.

Mike Arthur

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