Bug#469204: marked as done (kscreensaver-xsavers: please remove .desktop files and adjust dependencies on xscreensaver-*)
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and subject line Bug#469204: fixed in kdeartwork 4:4.0.2-1
has caused the Debian Bug report #469204,
regarding kscreensaver-xsavers: please remove .desktop files and adjust dependencies on xscreensaver-*
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The xscreensaver package has now been split into:
- xscreensaver (core backend without hacks)
- xscreensaver-data (standard hacks)
- xscreensaver-data-extra (hacks not installed by default)
Similarly, the xscreensaver-gl package is split into:
- xscreensaver-gl (standard GL hacks)
- xscreensaver-gl-extra (GL hacks not installed by default)
This means that kscreensaver should depend on xscreensaver-data. It
doesn't need xscreensaver since it has its own backend. The -extra
packages are for hacks that we don't see fit included and enabled in a
default install, but interested users can install them on their own.
In addition to the hacks, the -data package includes standard .desktop
files for each hack. (Same goes for -data-extra, -gl and gl-extra).
These are in /usr/share/applications/screensavers.
In the future, we might move hacks beetween -data and -data-extra. Other
packages should therefore not depend on individual hacks, but look for
the installed .desktop files. (Same goes for -gl vs -gl-extra).
Tip: If you still need to ship a .desktop file for an executable from
another package, include the TryExec key in the .desktop file.
The hope is that this package split will make it easier for other
screensaver infrastructures (kscreensaver, gnome-screensaver, etc) to
enjoy the beautiful hacks from xscreensaver, and to avoid any conflicts
with the xscreensaver backend. Similarly, we want to please those who
prefer xscreensaver to the other backends by shipping a non-crippled
xscreensaver backend in its own package.
Thanks for your cooperation. Please tell if I can help you with more
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- Subject: Bug#469204: fixed in kdeartwork 4:4.0.2-1
- From: Ana Beatriz Guerrero Lopez <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- Date: Fri, 07 Mar 2008 00:02:07 +0000
- Message-id: <E1JXQ2J-0007iC-7T@ries.debian.org>
We believe that the bug you reported is fixed in the latest version of
kdeartwork, which is due to be installed in the Debian FTP archive:
A summary of the changes between this version and the previous one is
Thank you for reporting the bug, which will now be closed. If you
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Date: Fri, 08 Feb 2008 16:19:30 +0100
Binary: kdeartwork kdeartwork-misc kdeartwork-emoticons kdewallpapers kdeartwork-theme-icon kdeartwork-theme-window kdeartwork-style kscreensaver kscreensaver-xsavers kscreensaver-xsavers-webcollage
Architecture: source all i386
Maintainer: Debian Qt/KDE Maintainers <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Changed-By: Ana Beatriz Guerrero Lopez <email@example.com>
kdeartwork - themes, styles and other artwork from the official KDE 4 release
kdeartwork-emoticons - emoticon collections for KDE 4 chat clients
kdeartwork-misc - various multimedia goodies released with KDE 4
kdeartwork-style - widget styles released with KDE 4
kdeartwork-theme-icon - icon themes released with KDE 4
kdeartwork-theme-window - window decoration themes released with KDE 4
kdewallpapers - wallpapers released with KDE 4
kscreensaver - Additional screensavers released with KDE 4
kscreensaver-xsavers - xscreensaver support for KDE 4
kscreensaver-xsavers-webcollage - webcollage screensaver support for KDE 4
kdeartwork (4:4.0.2-1) experimental; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
+++ Changes by Ana Beatriz Guerrero Lopez :
* Bump build-depends to >= 4:4.0.2.
* Changes on kscreensaver-xsavers due to xscreensaver's maintainers
splitting the package just for fun:
- Replace Depends on xscreensaver with xscreensaver-data and
- Add xscreensaver-gl-extra on Recommends.
+++ Changes by Armin Berres:
* Let kdeartwork depend on kdeartwork-theme-icon or kdelibs-data. Otherwise
kdelibs-data, which is a dependency of kdelibs4c2a, will be deleted and
all KDE 3 programms will follow.
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