New requirement for kdelibs

Peter Kümmel syntheticpp at
Tue May 1 11:26:18 CEST 2007

Christian Ehrlicher wrote:
> Peter Kümmel schrieb:
>> Christian Ehrlicher wrote:
>>> Hi,
>>> Now that nepomuk moved into kdelibs, we have a new requirement -
>>> soprano.
>>> This lib is located in kde svn:
>>> svn+ssh://
>>> There are currently no pre-build packages available because this package
>>> depends on Qt and may not work when the installed qt version differs
>>>> from the one which used to compile soprano.
>>> But soprano also has a new dependency named 'redland' which is available
>>> for win32libs. It's just a repackaged binary from
>>> Soprano & FindSoprano currently don't distinguish between debug and
>>> release builds but I hope to fix this today.
>>> Another note on kdepimlibs/syndication:
>>> syndication now requires boost to compile. As I can't find a valid
>>> binary package for windows (which is available for mingw and msvc as
>>> it's c++) wer can't compile syndication & kde-pim on win32 atm. I don't
>>> care for kde-pim so it's not that big problem for me...
>> Isn't it possible to remove the boost dependency? Boost is a header
>> monster,
>> and if it is only because of some smart pointers it is not worth the
>> trouble.
> Don't ask me, ask kde-pim. If they want to have it and want to compile
> kde-pim on win32 they have to take care for this. I don't care :)

Currently the dependency is header only, so we don't need any binary,
but I'm sure using boost is viral so it is only a question of time
until other parts of boost are used.

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