[KDE/Mac] KF5 Kate and QSP

Ben Cooksley bcooksley at kde.org
Mon Dec 8 01:01:24 UTC 2014

On Mon, Dec 8, 2014 at 11:22 AM, Marko Käning <mk-lists at email.de> wrote:
> Hi Ben,

Hi Marko,

> On 07 Dec 2014, at 22:50 , Ben Cooksley <bcooksley at kde.org> wrote:
>> The first of the paths you had to add will be a result of you not
>> including the --sources argument to the prepare-environment.py script.
> but I did and do use this argument in prepare.sh:
> ---
> python2.7 tools/prepare-environment.py --project $1 --branchGroup kf5-qt5 --platform darwin-mavericks --sources ${BDIR}
> ---

Odd. Does $BDIR/ feature anywhere in the variables set by the CI scripts?

>> Providing that argument as well would have resulted in the staging
>> install directory being used rather than the final one though
>> (intended to allow for tests to be executed even if we aren't
>> deploying this install, as you would want to do when you are building
>> a revision pulled from Reviewboard/Gerrit for instance - part of my
>> future proofing).
> I do provide that argument. So, what am I missing in your line of thoughts?
>> It is fairly harmless though that you had to add it by hand.
> I know it is harmless, but I want to achieve that the tests run without me having to patch anything.
> Perhaps they even would, if I simply enabled them now...

I suspect they probably would.

>> As for the second one, that looks like a Qt / Frameworks bug to me -
>> they should be searching within the application bundle on OSX.
>> You will need to ask about that one on k-f-d.
> What exactly do you mean by "second one”?

The path that has "kate.app" in the path - which if i'm not wrong is
the application bundle.

> Greets,
> Marko


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