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Month: February 2011

Re: [trinity-users] KDEBase build problem on Mandriva

From: Robert Xu <robxu9@...>
Date: Fri, 11 Feb 2011 16:14:49 -0500
On Wed, Feb 9, 2011 at 14:46, Tim Williams <tmw@...> wrote:
> On Wed, 9 Feb 2011, Timothy Pearson wrote:
>> That is definitely an Automake problem.  Are you using SVN or the 3.5.12
>> tarballs?
> I'm using the tarballs.
>> I have run into that problem before, basically ever since an unknown
>> update to Auomake/Autoconf/etc. occurred.  Robert is correct in that CMake
>> will replace Automake soon, and will definitely be preferred in the
>> future.
> Noted, i'll look into updating the build process to account for this.
>> For some reason, $(LIB_QT) is not being added to the LD_ADD string during
>> processing of files.  I don't know why this is; I do know that
>> it is platform dependent and that building still works on Debian
>> Lenny/Debian Squeeze, but is broken under Ubuntu Maverick.
> I've tried manually adding $(LIB_QT) to the kappfinder/Makefile in this
> line:
> kappfinder_LDADD = $(LIB_KDEUI) $(LIB_KIO) $(LIB_QT)
> But it doesn't help, so i'm guessing that's not enough (I'm a bit of a
> novice with make files). Am I better of just switching to cmake with the
> expectation that it will cure the problem, or is it worth trying to trace
> this?
> Tim W

I've started merging the spec files.
Please note, however, that I DO NOT use Epoch, therefore your
dangerous use of it may result it my resulting RPMs not installable on
Mandriva systems that have your binary rpms installed with that epoch.

later, Robert Xu