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On Tue, 12 Jul 2011, Alex Schuster wrote:
> Yes, there are still people using KDE 3.5, from the kde-sunset overlay.
> Auto-mounting of external media like CDs does not work, I assume it's
> because I have no HAL support for kioslaves:
> leela ~ # USE=hal emerge -pv kde-base/kdebase-kioslaves:3.5
> These are the packages that would be merged, in order:
> Calculating dependencies... done!
> [ebuild R ] kde-base/kdebase-kioslaves-3.5.10-r1 USE="ldap samba -
> debug (-hal) -kdehiddenvisibility -openexr" 0 kB 
> Total: 1 package (1 reinstall), Size of downloads: 0 kB
> Portage tree and overlays:
>  /var/portage/tree
>  /var/portage/layman/kde-sunset
> The (-hal) probably means that this USE flag is disabled by profile. Is
> there a way to enable it? Or does one have to mount CDs manually with KDE
> 3.5 now?
> I tried to put -hal in package.use.mask, and hal in package.use.force
> (whatever thsi is). And in package.use of course, but this does not help.
> When I look into the ebuild, it seems that sys-apps/dbus has to be compiled
> with qt3, but there is no such USE flag for this package. Maybe that's why
> hal is masked in the first place.
> So, is there anything I can do about it?
Here's what I've had to do...
In /etc/portage/package.keywords (because newer masked ebuilds of these
two packages solve some build issues):
Hope this helps...
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