Re: KDE in prefix install
- Date: Sat, 31 Mar 2018 17:24:47 -0400
- From: Michael Pyne <mpyne@xxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: KDE in prefix install
On Thu, Mar 29, 2018 at 12:19:26PM +0200, Allan Sandfeld Jensen wrote:
> On Donnerstag, 29. März 2018 03:26:08 CEST Michael Pyne wrote:
> > I can document that. I assume the Wiki page for building from source is
> > where you would expect to find that? Or were you looking at the
> > docs.kde.org documentation for kdesrc-build?
> > However you find it, you can use the "make-install-prefix" option to
> > control use of sudo, su -c, or other super-user programs.
> > e.g.
> > options kscreen
> > make-install-prefix sudo
> > end options
> > This might be good to put into the sample configuration available in the
> > kdesrc-build repository as well, which might even be what you were
> > talking about.
> Note we would need something additional, since kscreen currently doesn't try
> to install those /etc/dbus-1 files, plus more than just kscreen needs them,
> and it can be done with two simple files like I said in another email. So this
> should probably be something done by more generic module, by kdesrc-build
> itself, or maybe by a small script provided by kdesrc-build and mentioned in
I haven't thought how I want to fix this in the meantime so I've opened
a bug so I don't forget. Bug 392581 for this one, and 392580 for the
documentation improvement in the other thread.
- Michael Pyne