Kdevelop 4 vs. 3.5

Erik Rull erik.rull at rdsoftware.de
Sat Jan 2 17:40:49 UTC 2016

Hi Sven, hi René,

first of all - sorry, I forgot to mention that I use remote X11.

René J.V. Bertin wrote:
> On Saturday January 02 2016 15:35:27 Erik Rull wrote:
>> I found a machine with 14.04 installed and tried Kdevelop 4.6.0. It feels
>> faster, the startup at least.
> I have a number of PPAs for 14.04 (https://launchpad.net/~rjvbertin) which include a very recent KDevelop 4.7 version (maybe not exactly 4.7.2 yet, but essentially the same from git).

Thanks. This causes some new dependencies regarding libstdc++6 Version >=5
which is not directly available for 14.04.

>> The makefile is quite complex and in the main makefile the targets are not
>> included. Does KDevelop parse the main makefile recusively?
> It should, in my experience.

Okay, as soon as I have the system back running kdevelop, I'll give it
another try! Is there a way to see which files finally got included?

>> Any idea on how to improve the scrolling? It's not nice to wait a second
>> after having pressed PgUp multiple times until the scrolling is finsished.
> What Sven said, was that over remote X11? If not, something must be very wrong in your graphics settings, but in that case you should notice slowness in just about everything else.
>> No, thanks - I would like to stay in the KDE area.
> Trinity is KDE3, "kind of" kept up to date

Thanks - but if the issue is related to remote X - I think that 3.5 won't
improve here...

> R.

Best regards,


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