Re: [kde-linux] KDE-4.8 and HAL
- Date: Fri, 06 Apr 2012 16:42:26 -0500
- From: Dale <rdalek1967@xxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [kde-linux] KDE-4.8 and HAL
James Tyrer wrote:
> On 04/05/2012 05:56 PM, Dale wrote:
>> James Tyrer wrote:
>>> I was upgrading my system (Linux From Scratch is my distro) and I find
>>> that the new version does not include HAL.
>>> Does KDE-4.8 have any specific requirements for HAL, or can it use the
>>> FreeDesktop replacements for HAL?
>>> I am not currently using HAL because trying to start it locks up my
>> I don't think KDE has been using hal for a long time. I actually
>> disabled the thing on mine since it never worked. Anyway, the new and
>> improved tool is polkit. So far, I have had no troubles with it. Given
>> the issues I always run into with things breaking, if it works for me,
>> it should be a dream come true for you. lol
>> That info help?
> Yes, thanks.
> Might I ask if you found this information in some KDE documentation
I use Gentoo and I sort of keep a eye on what gets updated and removed.
I remember hal because it broke my rig. I would get to kdm and no
mouse or keyboard and lets say I was very upset.
It's just something I won't forget any time soon, if ever.
I am only responsible for what I said ... Not for what you understood or
how you interpreted my words!
Miss the compile output? Hint:
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