kde4 vs plasma5 khelpcenter

Jonathan Riddell jr at jriddell.org
Mon Jul 13 08:37:41 UTC 2015

Kubuntu also changed some paths, we just added it to the search
location in kio, seems to work fine, much nicer than having two
khelpcenters around. 

On Wed, Jun 24, 2015 at 10:20:42AM -0500, Rex Dieter wrote:
> In case other packagers find the pitfall fedora did...
> Folks are probably aware that both kde-applications (in kde-runtime)
> and plasma-5.x include versions of khelpcenter.We, like some other
> distros, created a separate khelpcenter (sub)package from
> kde-runtime. The pitfall we hit was that kde-applications version
> (15.04.0) was higher than plasma (5.3.x).
> And, unfortunately, kde4 khelpcenter doesn't work with kf5
> applications.For example, see:
> https://bugs.kde.org/show_bug.cgi?id=349570
> Fedora recently fixed that (by introducing an epoch to
> khelpcenter-5.x packaging), so the plasma5 version has precedence.
> -- Rex
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