Kate not installed by default on Fedora 16

Sonic get.sonic at gmail.com
Wed Jun 13 16:34:41 UTC 2012

On 11/26/2011 08:17 AM, Rex Dieter wrote:
> Rex Dieter wrote:
>> Sonic wrote:
>>> Hi..
>>>     I just found out that Kate was not installed by default on Fedora 16
>>> even though I had selected 'KDE Software Development' during
>>> installation. KDevelop is installed, but not Kate.
>>> Was this a concious decision or a mistake?
>> Oversight, kdesdk is included, but we missed re-adding kate when it was
>> split out and packaged separately.
>> I'll fix it in comps now.
> Oh, just checked, kdesdk does indeed still have
> Requires: kate
> So, did you somehow not get kdesdk either?

This happened again with F17.

I think its better to put Kate in KDE Software Development rather than 
kdesdk. kdesdk is for people developing KDE apps, right? Since Kate is a 
generic text editor and not just limited to developing KDE apps, it can 
be put in some other generic group.



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