DBus Language Bindings

Joe Ciccone jciccone at gmail.com
Fri Mar 16 15:51:54 PDT 2007


Dan Nicholson wrote:
> On 3/16/07, Randy McMurchy <randy at linuxfromscratch.org> wrote:
>   
>> Dan Nicholson wrote these words on 03/16/07 17:27 CST:
>>
>>     
>>> Oh, yeah. Kdebase wants dbus directly or dbus-qt3? Because the issue
>>> here is the potential loss of the language bindings. If kdebase links
>>> directly to dbus, then there's no issue.
>>>       
>> You could review the D-Bus page (though it is an old version), and
>> you'll see that it looks for the bindings. It says that if KDE3 wants
>> to use HAL, the D-Bus/Qt3 bindings must exist when you build HAL.
>>     
>
> I downloaded kdebase and looked, and it does want hal, dbus and
> dbus-qt3 to build the hal backend for kioslave.
>   
Good thing I read all the messages before responding to your earlier
message. kioslave appears to want both hal and dbus-qt3. As for qt
support existing when you build HAL. HAL does not directly depend on Qt
in any way, or atleast I could not find it.



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