[KDE/Mac] KF5 on OSX

Marko Käning mk-lists at mailbox.org
Wed Sep 23 20:41:19 UTC 2015

Hi again,

On 23 Sep 2015, at 22:30 , René J.V. Bertin <rjvbertin at gmail.com> wrote:
> ? The KDE4 ports don't use such a scheme, it's port:kdelibs4 and not port:kde4-kdelibs, etc …

well, I had to come up with something differentiating for KF5, so the prefix “kf5-“ was my way to solve this.
Anything else being consistent is fine with me.

>> "kf5-“ is only needed for MacPorts, while everything following that is the naming as
>> present in KDE’s build metadata.
> Hmm, in line with the above we could also opt for just the standard name, at least for those "ports" where kf5 is in the official name. Others could just have a 5 appended - Kate5, KDevelop5, etc. I'm not sure if we really need to be very rigid about this.

Well, I did it with the prefix, since it eased the auto-generation of portfiles.
I am not against Kate5 and alike!

> Keep hoping, as it turns out I have gotten side-tracked and at-trac-ted :) by other things so I haven't even fetched your files yet!

Oh, ok.


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