Re: What's current status of KDE in Sid?
On Sunday 05 October 2003 01:28, Hereon shaped the electrons to shout:
> --- Ricardo Galli <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > On Saturday 04 October 2003 10:53, Paul Cupis shaped the electrons to
> > shout:
> > > > 2) There are instructions for installing for sid, which would
> > > > seem to imply that it is available.
> > >
> > > It is available.
> > Which doesn't mean it's in a good status. But the opposite.
> Thanks Paul & Ricardo! :)
> Ricardo - You say that it is in "the opposite of good status".
> Do you mean:
> 1) That some extra steps beyond normal are required to _install_ it?
> (As Paul indicated.) Or,
Yes, there are some wrong dependencies in kdebase and kdemultimedia (it
seems due to a bad NMU)
> 2) That even when installed, using the extra steps, KDE on Debian (Sid)
> is not functioning properly?
Problems with accented and non ascii characters:
The Sid version is perfectly usable, with some annoyances.
I would say thet in my case, with locally compiled kdebase, is almost
unusable for non-english writers. So keep strictly on Sid.
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