KDE4 packages depend on two QT4 packages ?

Rainer Müller raimue at macports.org
Thu Apr 2 07:28:54 PDT 2009

On 2009-03-29 17:07, Chris Jones wrote:
> If I understand things, a new QT4 package has been introduced, qt4- 
> kde, to provide a version compatible with the KDE4 packages. However,  
> it seems that some KDE4 packages have been updated to use qt4-kde, but  
> others still use qt4-mac, which means overall KDE4 depends on both  
> e.g. kdelibs4 depends on phonon ad qt4-kde, whilst phonon itself uses  
> qt4-mac.... I assume this is incorrect and all KDE4 packages should be  
> updated to use qt4-kde ?

I don't understand why KDE 4 requires Qt 4.4. Is there an official
statement on that?

Will qt4-kde be removed again once all KDE related ports build against
Qt 4.5? This would also mean you have to rebuild all KDE related ports
again for correct dependencies.


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