Request to make Wayland hard build dependency in KWin starting with Plasma 5.5

Martin Graesslin mgraesslin at
Mon Aug 10 12:17:35 UTC 2015

On Thursday, July 16, 2015 09:49:45 AM Martin Gräßlin wrote:
> Hi KDE distro packagers,
> we are currently (Plasma 5.4) in the awkward situation that plasma-workspace
> has a hard Wayland dependency and KWin has only an optional build
> dependency. After the release of Plasma 5.4 I want to change this and turn
> some optional build dependencies into hard dependencies in KWin.

Given the non-negative replies to this thread I'm going ahead and change 
master to require Wayland shortly.

Martin Gräßlin
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