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Re: KDE/Qt Flatpak SDK/Runtime




On Thu, Nov 17, 2016 at 11:45 AM, Matthias Kuhn <matthias@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> On 11/16/2016 04:02 PM, Aleix Pol wrote:
>> On Mon, Nov 14, 2016 at 12:44 PM, Matthias Kuhn <matthias@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>>> Hi,
>>>
>>> I'm a developer of QGIS [1] which makes heavy use of Qt libraries. I was
>>> very happy to see the work on a KDE flatpak repository which already
>>> packages Qt [2].
>>>
>>> I have recently been looking into a couple of different approaches to
>>> ship app bundles and flatpak sounds like a very interesting one.
>>>
>>> To not duplicate work I would like to ask if there is interest for a
>>> collaboration. In particular, for our needs:
>>>
>>>  * We require the QtLocation module. Are there plans for adding this?
>>>    I will be happy to share a trivial patch that adds this.
>>>
>>>  * We also require other components which are closely related to Qt:
>>>    Qt Cryptographic Architecture (QCA), QWT, QScintilla, PyQt5, would
>>>    you be interested in integrating them into this repository as well?
>>>
>>> Kind regards
>>> Matthias
>>>
>>> [1] http://qgis.org
>>> [2] https://community.kde.org/Guidelines_and_HOWTOs/Flatpak
>>
>> QtLocation has been applied. You can update to get it in.
>
> After updating the runtime, there seem to be no more missing Qt libs for
> us at this point.
> For now I'll just continue to build on top of the KDE runtime with all
> other deps bundled in the app.
>
> Thank you very much

Cool! :)