Subject: Re: New kde2 pkgs to test
To: Berndt Josef Wulf <>
From: Nick Hudson <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 12/19/2000 18:26:14
Berndt Josef Wulf wrote:
> Nick Hudson wrote
> > >
> > > whats the problem with kde_htmldir? If kde2 uses the same configure
> > > script than this should be correctly set for NetBSD! If not, than we
> > > should investigate and submit appropriate patches to the KDE project
> > > for inclusion.
> >
> > The KDE 1 pkgs have patches to make the configure scripts work, e.g.
> > x11/kdebase/patches/patch-aa.
> This isn't quite correct... KDE apps that are officially coming from
> the KDE project will not need this as it is automatically configured.
> This was initially thrown out of KDE-1 but later re-instated after my
> lobbying during the port of kdevelop....

I don't understand what you are trying to say here.

The use of environment variable for all the packages (except kdoc - see
below) is done to preserve the directory structure introduced in, for
example, x11/kdebase/patch-aa 1.5->1.6

> They are not needed for kdoc, well I've use kdoc and never missed
> it...