qt-4.8/kde-4.10.1 now available for rhel6
rdieter at fedoraproject.org
Mon Mar 25 13:57:59 UTC 2013
On 03/01/2013 10:41 AM, Rex Dieter wrote:
> folks have repeatedly asked about newer/featureful kde builds for rhel6
> over the years, and I've put off mostly due to lack of interest and
> time... until yesterday.
> My strategy so far is to minimize upgrading core el6 packages as much as
> reasonably possible. We'll see how far that takes us.
OK, first pass stuff ready for initial public testing and comment.
Included so far:
digikam-3.1.0 (includes kipi-plugins)
and available from kde-unstable repo for el6. Just plop
and enable kde-testing and kde-unstable repos
Requires one enable EPEL-6:
Optional addons available from:
* solid HAL backend not used by default
One known issue is that kde will not use it's solid HAL backend until
you manually define environment variable SOLID_HAL_LEGACY. I tested
adding a snippet ~/.kde/env/SOLID_HAL_LEGACY.sh containing:
SOLID_HAL_LEGACY=1; export SOLID_HAL_LEGACY
I may address this to set that automatically somehow.
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