kate-15.12 broken with KDE Frameworks-5.17 (was: www/sites/www)

Nicolás Alvarez nicolas.alvarez at gmail.com
Sun Dec 13 23:59:07 UTC 2015

2015-12-13 10:23 GMT-03:00 Andreas Sturmlechner
<andreas.sturmlechner at gmail.com>:
>> Hi
>> With changes in Frameworks 5.17.0, Kate 15.11.90 no longer closes
>> properly.  Quit the GUI, the app keeps running in Taskmanager for example.
>> Bigger problem this causes is that on reboot you can have 15-20 instances
>> of Kate opening right away.
>> [cut]
>> Anke
>> demm at kaosx.us
> Indeed, though at first it looks like a dbus timeout (because file open with
> kate breaks as well) all I needed was kate commit
> cd0163d7b956ace0e786a76d8211d06790a2c174 to fix this issue (I also backported
> to 15.08.3). This should really be fixed before 15.12.0 release. It doesn't
> appear to cause any pre-5.17 breakage since it previously only worked by
> kxmlgui overriding it anyway, according to the commit message.

What do you mean "backported to 15.08.3"? I don't see anything in the
15.08 git branch. Do you just mean you tested backporting it locally
and it works, or that you did it in a distro patch?


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