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> In February's KDE meeting I raised the issue that kde-meta (and accordingly
> @kde-* sets) don't include all KDE modules . kde-meta excludes developer
> modules (well, at least it should, for some reason it includes kdewebdev).
> Most KDE team members didn't want to me touch kde-meta any further, as
> developer modules shouldn't be there because kde-meta is for general user
> consumption, I propose the following:
> remove kdewebdev from kde-meta
> add developer or sdk flag in kde-meta, which will include kdebindings, kdesdk
> and kdewebdev modules.
> Another option is to have another meta package (something like kdefull-meta),
> which I hated.
> Your feedback is welcome.
I use kde-meta and admit I wouldn't want the developer stuff installed
since I am not a dev. Maybe have a kdedev-meta. Then a developer could
install both kde-meta and kdedev-meta, or just kdedev-meta, to get the
Basically, if I am a developer I would emerge kdedev-meta to get the
whole shabang. Maybe set kdedev-meta to pull in kde-meta as well. I
would think that with dev in the name, most people would know that is
not a user area as well. kdefull-meta could mislead someone.
Just a thought.