[KDE/Mac] Re: Incorrect MacPorts message

John Layt jlayt at kde.org
Sun Jun 26 09:10:20 CEST 2011

On Sunday 26 Jun 2011 06:07:41 Ian Wadham wrote:
> John Layt has offered to review and revise the pages on KDE and Mac and
> has started a new page at http://community.kde.org/Mac but just as a foot
> in the door so far.

mac.kde.org now redirects to the new community page.

> On 24/06/2011, at 10:19 PM, Leif Halvard Silli wrote:
> > Another thing that is outdated is the messages in the MacPorts
> > installation process. Currently it says this, over and over:
> I used the KDE Techbase instructions at:
> http://techbase.kde.org/Getting_Started/Build/Mac_OS_X/MacPorts#Installing_
> the_base_requirements for getting DBus to run whenever I boot the Macbook
> and added kdeinit4 to Mac OS X's SystemSettings->Accounts->My
> Account->Login Items, so now the Macbook is ready to run KDE apps as soon
> as it has started up.  John Layt says the Techbase page I quoted is out of
> date, so tread carefully, but the DBus bit worked fine for me.

I had a quick read through that page, turns out it was one I updated for KDE 
4.4 including the change to DBus, so it's only a year outdated, unlike the 
other TechBase pages which are about 2 years old.  Anyway, the community page 
now has the correct info, we just need to get MacPorts to correct their 
message.  You mentioned before that you had asked on the MacPorts list for it 
to be updated, was there any progress on that or should I open a bug with 



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