Friday, January 23, 2009

KDE 4.2 RC1 on Slackware-Current

For those who can't wait for the final release of KDE 4.2 this month, you can try the RC 1 release on -Current tree. Those KDE packages are working on 12.2 for now (i said for now, as -Current may have libraries changes when it has been started and it will be harder to get it working again on 12.2). Thanks to Eric Hameleers for his hard working working on KDE 4 packages.

There's also an upgrade for bash application as well on /testing.

Here's the latest -Current changelog:
Wed Jan 21 17:27:37 CST 2009
Upgraded to KDE 4.2rc1 (4.1.96) in /testing. Thanks very much to Eric Hameleers for all of the hard work getting this version of KDE ready for /testing so that Slackware -current will be ready when KDE 4.2 is released! And thanks for all of his behind-the-scenes work... Eric has been following all of the KDE 4.2 betas as well, and taking note as the build requirements have changed.
This set of packages will also work on Slackware 12.2. If you intend to use them with Slackware 12.2, grab them now. Library changes in -current may occur which could make it more difficult to use these KDE packages with Slackware 12.2 in the future.
testing/packages/kde4/deps/PyQt-4.4.4-i486-1.tgz: Upgraded to PyQt-4.4.4.

testing/packages/kde4/deps/akonadi-1.1.1-i486-1.tgz: Upgraded to akonadi-1.1.1.

testing/packages/kde4/deps/automoc4-r900905-i486-1.tgz: Added automoc4-r900905.

testing/packages/kde4/deps/boost-1.36.0-i486-1.tgz: Upgraded to boost-1.36.0.

testing/packages/kde4/deps/eigen2-r900905-i486-1.tgz: Upgraded to eigen2-r900905.

testing/packages/kde4/deps/iso-codes-3.5-noarch-1.tgz: Added iso-codes-3.5.

testing/packages/kde4/deps/libdvdread-4.1.3-i486-1.tgz: Added libdvdread-4.1.3.

testing/packages/kde4/deps/libical-0.42-i486-1.tgz: Added libical-0.42.

testing/packages/kde4/deps/libxklavier-3.8-i486-1.tgz: Upgraded to libxklavier-3.8.

testing/packages/kde4/deps/phonon-4.2.96-i486-1.tgz: Upgraded to phonon-4.2.96.

testing/packages/kde4/deps/qimageblitz-r900905-i486-1.tgz: Upgraded to qimageblitz-r900905.

testing/packages/kde4/deps/qt-r912655-i486-1.tgz: Upgraded to qt-r912655.

testing/packages/kde4/deps/sip-4.7.9-i486-1.tgz: Upgraded to sip-4.7.9.

testing/packages/kde4/deps/soprano-2.1.64-i486-1.tgz: Upgraded to soprano-2.1.64.

testing/packages/kde4/deps/strigi-0.6.3-i486-1.tgz: Upgraded to strigi-0.6.3.

testing/packages/kde4/extragear/amarok-2.0.1.1-i486-1.tgz: Upgraded to amarok-2.0.1.1.

testing/packages/kde4/extragear/guidance-power-manager-4.1.96-i486-1.tgz: Upgraded to guidance-power-manager-4.1.96.

testing/packages/kde4/extragear/kaudiocreator-r888119-i486-1.tgz: Upgraded to kaudiocreator-r888119.

testing/packages/kde4/extragear/konq-plugins-4.1.96-i486-1.tgz: Upgraded to konq-plugins-4.1.96.

testing/packages/kde4/extragear/skanlite-0.2_kde4.1.96-i486-1.tgz: Added skanlite-0.2_kde4.1.96.

testing/packages/kde4/kde/kdeaccessibility-4.1.96-i486-1.tgz: Upgraded to kdeaccessibility-4.1.96.

testing/packages/kde4/kde/kdeadmin-4.1.96-i486-1.tgz: Upgraded to kdeadmin-4.1.96.

testing/packages/kde4/kde/kdeartwork-4.1.96-i486-1.tgz: Upgraded to kdeartwork-4.1.96.

testing/packages/kde4/kde/kdebase-4.1.96-i486-1.tgz: Upgraded to kdebase-4.1.96.

testing/packages/kde4/kde/kdebase-runtime-4.1.96-i486-1.tgz: Upgraded to kdebase-runtime-4.1.96.

testing/packages/kde4/kde/kdebase-workspace-4.1.96-i486-1.tgz: Upgraded to kdebase-workspace-4.1.96.

testing/packages/kde4/kde/kdebindings-4.1.96-i486-1.tgz: Upgraded to kdebindings-4.1.96.

testing/packages/kde4/kde/kdeedu-4.1.96-i486-1.tgz: Upgraded to kdeedu-4.1.96.

testing/packages/kde4/kde/kdegames-4.1.96-i486-1.tgz: Upgraded to kdegames-4.1.96.

testing/packages/kde4/kde/kdegraphics-4.1.96-i486-1.tgz: Upgraded to kdegraphics-4.1.96.

testing/packages/kde4/kde/kdelibs-4.1.96-i486-1.tgz: Upgraded to kdelibs-4.1.96.

testing/packages/kde4/kde/kdemultimedia-4.1.96-i486-1.tgz: Upgraded to kdemultimedia-4.1.96.

testing/packages/kde4/kde/kdenetwork-4.1.96-i486-1.tgz: Upgraded to kdenetwork-4.1.96.

testing/packages/kde4/kde/kdepim-r914823_4.2-i486-1.tgz: Upgraded to kdepim-r914823_4.2.

testing/packages/kde4/kde/kdepimlibs-4.1.96-i486-1.tgz: Upgraded to kdepimlibs-4.1.96.

testing/packages/kde4/kde/kdeplasma-addons-4.1.96-i486-1.tgz: Upgraded to kdeplasma-addons-
4.1.96.

testing/packages/kde4/kde/kdesdk-4.1.96-i486-1.tgz: Upgraded to kdesdk-4.1.96.

testing/packages/kde4/kde/kdetoys-4.1.96-i486-1.tgz: Upgraded to kdetoys-4.1.96.

testing/packages/kde4/kde/kdeutils-4.1.96-i486-1.tgz: Upgraded to kdeutils-4.1.96.

testing/packages/kde4/kde/kdevelop-3.9.85-i486-1.tgz: Added kdevelop-3.9.85.

testing/packages/kde4/kde/kdevplatform-0.9.85-i486-1.tgz: Added kdevplatform-0.9.85.

testing/packages/kde4/kde/kdewebdev-4.1.96-i486-1.tgz: Upgraded to kdewebdev-4.1.96.

testing/packages/kde4/kde/koffice-1.9.98.5-i486-1.tgz: Upgraded to koffice-1.9.98.5.

testing/packages/kde4/kde-l10n/kde-l10n-*-4.1.96-noarch-1.tgz: Upgraded to KDE 4.1.96 l10n packages.

testing/packages/kde4/kde-l10n/koffice-l10n-*-1.9.98.5-noarch-1.tgz: Upgraded to KOffice
1.9.98.5 l10n packages.

testing/packages/bash-3.2.048-i486-1.tgz: Upgraded to bash-3.2.048. This might still have issues with backtick handling. Even though $(...) is a better syntax, a lot of things break if `...` is not handled correctly. Any feedback on this is appreciated.