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Re: Contribution help




Well I started build process using command ./kdesrc-build --debug powerdevil . It looks like make install fails [1]. The log output is not detailed enough about what causes the fail. What is the way to increase log verbosity? I configured kdebuild-src to use ~/kde/usr as install directory [2]. I also don't know what packages to build. Entire frameworks or just some part of it? Are packages provided (Qt, KF5) by my distro (Arch) okay? If so, which ones are okay which ones are not?

[1] https://paste.kde.org/p2pg8ynev
[2] https://paste.kde.org/pvtid6est

2017-01-26 3:15 GMT+03:00 Christoph Feck <cfeck@xxxxxxx>:
On 26.01.2017 00:45, Ongun Kanat wrote:
Though wanted to contribute (and had already been subscribed to this list),
I couldn't have the spare time. Now I have a bit spare time and I would
like to contribute KDE. I think I can start from a bug of powerdevil I've

Nice :) New contributors are always needed.

reported [1].  Now I need some guidance about building powerdevil from
source since I got some errors at my first attempt to build it using

Which errors do you get? You can use paste.kde.org for longer error messages.

kdesrc-build as suggested here [2].

[1] https://bugs.kde.org/show_bug.cgi?id=371915
[2] https://community.kde.org/Guidelines_and_HOWTOs/Build_from_source




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Ongun Kanat

Istanbul Technical University

Computer Engineering Student