[kde-solaris] Re: Does kinfocenter work as expected on Solaris?

Pavel Heimlich, a.k.a. hajma tropikhajma at gmail.com
Tue Feb 15 01:33:51 CET 2011

2011/2/13 Raphael Kubo da Costa <kubito at gmail.com>:
> On Sat, Feb 12, 2011 at 5:35 PM, Raphael Kubo da Costa <kubito at gmail.com> wrote:
>> (Please keep me CC'ed as I'm not subscribed to the list)
>> Hi there,
>> I'm working a bit on the FreeBSD-specific code in kinfocenter, and I've
>> noticed there's some #ifdef-ed code in info_solaris.cpp which depends on
>> HAVE_LIBDEVINFO_H being set.
>> However, there seems to be no code there to detect it, so the devinfo
>> code on Solaris is never compiled.
> Answering myself, that code was apparently used in previous
> incarnations of kinfocenter, when other KCMs were used instead of the
> current ones (most of them are now based on Solid). The KCMs have been
> removed, but the code was still lying around -- I've now removed it.
> Cheers,
> rakuco

Indeed a lot of stuff in kinfocenter on Solaris is missing, it might
be interesting to check the FreeBSD's devinfo for inspiration


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