Re: Konqueror does not work with international domain names
Frans Pop writes:
> On Sunday 11 April 2004 17:29, Dominique Devriese wrote:
>> Hendrik Sattler writes:
>> > Why? The same problem as always: Debian does not ship the
>> > /usr/lib/libidn.so in libidn11 but only in the development
>> > package libidn11-dev. However, runtime detection does look for
>> > exactly that name.
>> Yes, you're right. As always, upstream KDE made the bad decision
>> to dlopen libs that weren't meant to be dlopen'd.
> How about filing a bug against upstream as well to ask them to use
> the library the proper way?
Well, the problem with that is that KDE upstream has the tendency to
say "It works for us, and we don't care about the Debian policy.",
meaning we have to do the work ourselves anyway..