KDE 4.4 RC1 (4.3.90) tarballs uploaded

Eric Hameleers alien at slackware.com
Thu Jan 7 16:08:15 CET 2010

On Thu, 7 Jan 2010, Christophe Giboudeaux wrote:

> On Thursday 07 January 2010 14:28:22 Eric Hameleers wrote:
>> Here, kdelibs 4.3.90 fails to find shared-desktop-ontologies. The
>> 4.3.85 tarball did not have any problem finding and using
>> shared-desktop-ontologies.
>> The shared-desktop-ontologies which I have installed has not changed
>> at all in the meantime (this is v0.2).
>> I see that kdelibs/cmake/modules/FindSharedDesktopOntologies.cmake has
>> changed since, to make v 0.2 a requirement (the previous version
>> would just use /usr/share/ontologies as a fallback which is indeed
>> correct)
> Well, no, this wasn't correct. When SDO 0.2 wasn't found, CMake was indeed
> looking in /usr/share/ontologies and was setting SDO_FOUND = true even if the
> required version didn't match the one installed.
>> but I do not understand why cmake does not find my installed
>> SDO 0.2. I have
>> /usr/share/cmake/SharedDesktopOntologies/SharedDesktopOntologiesConfig.cmak
>> e with this content:
> The only reason I see is the CMake version.
> cmake < 2.6.3 will only look in $prefix/share/SharedDesktopOntologies/cmake/.
> Any higher version will also look in
> $prefix/share/cmake/SharedDesktopOntologies/
> Christophe.

Indeed, and as  Sebastian Kügler also suggested, cmake was too old, 
being 2.6.2 here. With cmake 2.8.0, SDO was found alright.

My suggestion would be to force the cmake version in building KDE 4.4 
to be at least 2.6.3.

Cheers, Eric

Eric Hameleers <alien at slackware.com>
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