configure error: system fails at linking small kde app

OS owensavill at compuserve.com
Wed Dec 13 23:44:53 UTC 2000


No, it most certainly is not. I've been going on about this issue since 
kdevelop 0.0.0 !!! I've never 'solved' it, but I do know work arounds. But 
since all my previous e-mails resulted in me being flamed I shan't bother 
repeating them.

Anon !!!

On Tuesday 12 December 2000 10:42 pm, you wrote:
> hi ralf,
>
> that message has now been sent to the list for the third time, it is more
> than 6 months old ... recently i sent another message - the problem is not
> the setting of QTDIR and KDEDIR (i've tried that already ...) - suse has
> changed some include file names from qt 1.44 to 1.45 (where 1.45 doesn't
> even exist at trolltech!) ... i downloaded the tt original qt 1.44 and
> everything is ok!
>
> however, thanks for your help
> 	_usul
>
> Ralf Nolden schrieb:
> > _Usul John Obscurant wrote:
> > > hi,
> > >
> > > i was using kdk-1.2 under suse linux 6.2 i386 (kde 1.1.1, qt 1.44) and
> > > it worked great!
> > > but now i upgraded to suse 6.4 (kde 1.1.2, qt 1.45) recently. i cannot
> > > recompile kdk-1.2 anymore - configure exits with the message:
> > >
> > > --
> > > checking for KDE libraries installed... configure: error: your system
> > > fails at linking a small KDE application!
> > > Check, if your compiler is installed correctly and if you have used the
> > > same compiler to compile Qt and kdelibs as you did use now
> > > --
> > >
> > > after that i recompiled qt 1.45 and kdelibs 1.1.2 from the sources
> > > (rpms included in suse 6.4) without problems, but kdk-configure does
> > > not work ... any suggestions?
> > >
> > > thanks
> > >         _usul
> >
> > Hi _usul,
> >
> > I´m sorry to say that, but it seems you did all the work for nothing ;)
> >
> > I guess the error is that you´re using KDE 2 and this sets environment
> > variables different.
> >
> > Either:
> >
> > export KDEDIR=/opt/kde
> > export QTDIR=/usr/lib/qt
> >
> > Or:
> >
> > ./configure --with-qt-dir=/usr/lib/qt --prefix=/opt/kde
> >
> > should help, that´s all ;)
> > You could have written about that earlier, that would have saved you
> > some time ;)
> >
> > Greetings,
> >
> > Ralf
> > --
> > The only way to get rid of a temptation is to yield to it. Oscar Wilde
> >
> > **********************************
> > Ralf Nolden
> >
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