KDE-SIG meeting report (44/2010)

Jaroslav Reznik jreznik at redhat.com
Tue Nov 2 16:54:21 UTC 2010

This is a report of the weekly KDE-SIG-Meeting with a summary of the 
topics that were discussed. If you want to add a comment please reply
 to this email or add it to the related meeting page.


= Weekly KDE Summary =

Week: 44/2010

Time: 2010-11-02 14:00 UTC

Meeting page: https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/SIGs/KDE/Meetings/2010-11-02

Meeting minutes: http://meetbot.fedoraproject.org/fedora-meeting/2010-11-02/kde-

Meeting log: http://meetbot.fedoraproject.org/fedora-meeting/2010-11-02/kde-

= Participants =
    * JaroslavReznik
    * KevinKofler
    * LukasTinkl
    * RexDieter
    * ThomasJanssen
    * ThanNgo

= Agenda =
topics to discuss:
    * qt-4.7.1
    * kde-4.5.3 status
    * kppp issue and consolehelper to kdesu switch
    * KDisplayManager GDM session switch support backport to F12 (kkofler)
    * Fedora 14 release!!!

= Summary =
* Qt 4.7.1 & Qt Mobility 1.1 delayed again due to security issue found. Release 
within one week.

kde-4.5.3 status
* than is working on 4.5.3 import in rawhide
** already imported
** kdelibs are built
** than to finish 4.5.3 build in rawhide by the end of this week

kppp issue and consolehelper to kdesu switch [1]
* the usual issue of KDE apps being started with non-KDE su tools not working
** consolehelper, sudo etc.
* consolehelper was to allow running just "kppp" from a terminal
* INFO: test using kdesu instead of consolehelper (with kppp)
* nothing else in KDE is using consolehelper
* possibility to suid binary and restrict access rights via group permissions 
* AGREED: to try kdesu as a solution
* INFO: jreznik to fill in RFE to add KAuth support to KPPP

KDisplayManager GDM session switch support backport to F12
* Kevin wants to do a new kdebase-workspace-4.4.5 build with the latest ck-
shutdown patch
* Bug 560511 Unable to switch user from KDE under GDM [2]
* AGREED: update light set to green, please test

Fedora 14 released!!!
* Fedora 14 KDE Plasma Desktop is already up at [3]
* thanks all for a awesome work!
* website still not updated as requested in websites tickets #27 and #28
** jreznik to ask for websites rights
* rdieter need assistance writing a F14 KDE Plasma Desktop release announcement
* jreznik to blog about F14 KDE Plasma Desktop


= Next Meeting =


= Links =
[1] https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=452083
[2] https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=560511
[3] http://kde.fedoraproject.org/
Jaroslav Řezník <jreznik at redhat.com>
Software Engineer - Base Operating Systems Brno

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