Packages to kdevelop or, what I am missing

David Nolden zwabel+kde at
Thu Jun 12 15:12:20 UTC 2008

Am Donnerstag, 12. Juni 2008 16:54:07 schrieb Esben Mose Hansen:
> Hi,
> I am sorry about this probably very basic question, but...
> I have compiled kdevplatform and kdevelop. But no matter what I do, when I
> start kdevelop, I get a quite empty application with an empty tools menu,
> and with a project that has only an "open project" --- and no ability to
> start a new project.
> Can someone give me a hint? Do I do something else to start on my project
> (currently a kdev3 project) or am I missing something? The output complains
> about some kross libraries missing, but they can hardly be important for
> C++.
> My plan was to start working with kdevelop, and then fix whatever annoyed
> me first, but so far I am not doing very well.

Have you got a separate build-environment? Usually calling "kbuildsycoca4" in 
the environment where kdevelop4 is installed before running it helps.

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