pkgsrc and 2.8

Alex Hornung ahornung at
Mon Oct 18 01:45:57 PDT 2010

On 18/10/10 06:53, Alex Hornung wrote:
> On 18/10/10 00:32, elekktretterr at wrote:
>> Can we please get KDE 4 to some sort of semi-usable state? There has been
>> patches(process states) waiting to get in pkgsrc(i think from Hasso?) for
>> about a year now, but I remember with KDE workspace/base >= 4.4 there has
>> been other issues with missing headers and some functions not being
>> declared in system headers that I was really clueless/didn't have time to
>> research to implement, but for someone else it may be 5 minute job.
> I have submitted 4 or 5 patches upstream to KDE, but only two have been
> merged so far.
> If we roll our own pkgsrc-dragonfly-whatever I'll round them up and
> commit them there so we can have a working KDE4.
> Regards,
> Alex Hornung

For whatever it's worth, here are the patches:

Note that there are some quirks (such as the konsole title being messed
up when connecting with ssh from konsole), but it generally works quite
well with those patches.

Alex Hornung

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