[PyKDE] PyKDE 3.7 on Mandrake
simon at simonzone.com
Sun Aug 10 15:11:01 BST 2003
I just managed to build a RPM of PyKDE for Mandrake 9.1 with a big helping of
It was fairly involved since first I had to make RPMs of sip 3.7, and then
update the PyQT RPMs and build, but something went wrong and I thought it was
my out dated qscintilla install (1.0), of course there was no up-to-date RPM
of qscintilla on Mdk9.1 so _then_ I went and updated and built it. Now where
was I... oh yeah. I got PyQt worked out, then came the fight with PyKDE which
was resolved when Hans-Peter's mail showed up in KMail this morning. (Ok it
wasn't _that_ easy, I had to remake the build.py patch) But after a lot of
compiling everything seems to be working.
* I'm using Texstar's 3.1.2-9.3tex KDE rpms. (should work on stock Mdk9.1 I
* I had to hack my qconfig.h file locally (style stuff) to get PyQt working.
* "Build as non-root" is vital for packagers BTW.
* If anyone wants to try out my (collection of) RPMs, I can put it all up on a
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