[kde-solaris] pkgs gone to??

thefrog kde-solaris@mail.kde.org
Sun Dec 22 12:54:06 2002

On Sunday 22 December 2002 13:32, Eva Brucherseifer wrote:
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> > Well, after reading "the whole" thread it sounds like there are
> > productionplatforms for kde 3.1 for sparc solaris 7,8,9 -:)
> Actually the platforms are binary compatible, so I wonder, if we really
> need to duplicate the work.

Much better -:)

> BTW, is there any interest in KDE 3.0.x or a security update to KDE 2.2=
> > So prototype files and a small makefile seems to be helpfull.
> >
> > My way to create these files is to install every kde tarball to an em=
> > target directory, run pkgproto and edit the resulting file to make it
> This is how we built KDE 3.0.1. After some search I found the Makefiles=
> used last time. You'll find them here:
> http://www.rtr.tu-darmstadt.de/~eva/download/KDEsolaris.tar

 I will have a look on it. Thanks!

> > relocatable (just get rid of the BASEDIR variable). This way pkgadd w=
> > ask the installer where to go.
> You also need to compile all packages relocatable. Otherwise QT/KDE wil=
> not work at another location.


> > Does anybody knows about pre- or postinstall stuff?
> > From my point of view there are none, but I must experience it ...
> No, we didn't use it. I added some config files for dtlogin and the
> install/build instructions to the tar file, maybe it is of help.

If no post/pre-install stuff is in KDE, packages should not be the big th=
to do ...
But compiling on my pour sun blade won't be ready before christmas -:(
I'll give the KDE31-rc5a a try.

> Greetings,
> eva