Building kdelibs

Kevin Krammer kevin.krammer at
Fri Jun 17 14:31:03 BST 2011

On Friday, 2011-06-17, David Doria wrote:
> > Check
> > 
> > Nice tool for building KDE and its main dependencies directly for the
> > repositories.
> > 
> > Cheers,
> > Kevin
> Thanks Kevin, I will try that. If I wanted to proceed manually, I have
> a new problem. After building automoc and phonon and setting the
> approriate paths in the kdelibs cmake, I am getting (when
> configuring):
>  WARNING: No valid KAuth backends will be built. The library will not work
>  properly unless compiled with a working backend
> How would I fix that?

You probably need some policykit development packages.
If you don't plan on using the KAuth features in your build, you can also just 
ignore this (its just a warning after all).


Kevin Krammer, KDE developer, xdg-utils developer
KDE user support, developer mentoring
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