Bug#469204: marked as done (kscreensaver-xsavers: please remove .desktop files and adjust dependencies on xscreensaver-*)
Your message dated Fri, 14 Mar 2008 18:02:05 +0000
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and subject line Bug#469204: fixed in kdeartwork 4:3.5.9-1
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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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
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Date: Fri, 14 Mar 2008 17:56:59 +0100
Binary: kdeartwork kdeartwork-emoticons kdeartwork-misc kdeartwork-style kdeartwork-theme-icon kdeartwork-theme-window kdewallpapers kscreensaver kscreensaver-xsavers kscreensaver-xsavers-webcollage kdeartwork-dbg
Architecture: source all amd64
Maintainer: Debian Qt/KDE Maintainers <email@example.com>
Changed-By: Ana Beatriz Guerrero Lopez <firstname.lastname@example.org>
kdeartwork - themes, styles and more from the official KDE release
kdeartwork-dbg - debugging symbols for kdeartwork
kdeartwork-emoticons - emoticon collections for KDE chat clients
kdeartwork-misc - various multimedia goodies released with KDE
kdeartwork-style - widget styles released with KDE
kdeartwork-theme-icon - icon themes released with KDE
kdeartwork-theme-window - window decoration themes released with KDE
kdewallpapers - wallpapers released with KDE
kscreensaver - additional screen savers released with KDE
kscreensaver-xsavers - KDE hooks for standard xscreensavers
kscreensaver-xsavers-webcollage - webcollage screensaver KDE hook
kdeartwork (4:3.5.9-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release:
- Redo buildprep.
- Bump build-dependencies and stuff to 3.5.9.
* Update intalled files at kscreensaver-xsavers.install.
* Changes due to xscreensaver's maintainers splitting the package just
- On kscreensaver-xsavers, Replace Depends: on xscreensaver with
xscreensaver-data and xscreensaver-data. And add xscreensaver-gl-extra
- Add to build depends xscreensaver-data, xscreensaver-data-extra and
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