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Wed Oct 15 08:45:50 BST 2003
Kevin Krammer wrote:
>On Monday 13 October 2003 21:24, Sohail Somani wrote:
>>Why is it required for some programs to be in the same directory as
>>KDE? For example, Kile is required to be in the same directory. This is
>>annoying b/c I cannot just delete the apps directory (/opt/app) when I
>>want to get rid of it, I have to run a make uninstall. Or is it just
>You can use any directory as prefix for KDE programs.
>If it is different to the main KDE directory you simply list it in the
>KDEDIRS environment variable.
And do not forget to set the PATH, LD_LIBRARY_PATH etc etc if the app.
in question has some other useful things to be used with other KDE apps....
Using KDEDIRS in KDE should really cover all these also ! I am speaking
so because I am using KDevelop-3 configured to another place then
$KDEDIR. I have to set: QTDIR, QMAKESPEC, PATH, LD_LIBRARY_PATH and also
explicitly point to the KDevelop-3 include directory to use its
development API for creating new KDevelop parts ...
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