Gentoo Archives: gentoo-alpha

From: Ian Las <ialas@×××××.com>
To: gentoo-alpha@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-alpha] KDE4 on Alpha
Date: Wed, 06 Jul 2011 19:07:51
Message-Id: 1309976195.92245.YahooMailClassic@web29010.mail.ird.yahoo.com
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-alpha] KDE4 on Alpha by Matt Turner
Hi Matt,

thanks for the bad info - I actually like Koffice and this is the main reason why I am interested in KDE.
So I will give another try but as I have not much experience working with software it is complicated for me.

Thanks,

Ian 


--- Matt Turner <mattst88@g.o> schrieb am Do, 30.6.2011:

> Von: Matt Turner <mattst88@g.o> > Betreff: Re: [gentoo-alpha] KDE4 on Alpha > An: gentoo-alpha@l.g.o > Datum: Donnerstag, 30. Juni, 2011 05:07 Uhr > On Tue, Jun 28, 2011 at 2:41 AM, Ian > Las <ialas@×××××.com> > wrote: > > > > Dear Gentoo/Alpha geeks > > > > tried to build KDE4 on my Alpha. > > > > Updated the system first to the current version but it > was still not posssible to solve > > > > all required dependencies. In the end I could satisfy > all dependencies for KDEbase but > > > > got problems with QT. > > > > Has anybody successfully build KDE4 - which version of > KDE4 and QT does work on > > > > Alpha ? > > > > Kindest regards, > > > > Ian > > Hi Ian! > > Unfortunately, we don't have any plans to support KDE on > Gentoo/Alpha. > It's a huge amount of software, and we simply don't have > the man-power > to test it, much less fixing tons of bugs like unaligned > accesses. > > If you'd like to try it, you can use portage's --autounmask > flag to > help install KDE. I perhaps could help with an occasional > bug in Qt, > but beyond that, it's too much work. > > Thanks, and sorry, > > Matt > >