Bug 191097 - kdemultimedia: RFE: package arts plugins separately
Summary: kdemultimedia: RFE: package arts plugins separately
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Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kdemultimedia (Show other bugs)
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Version: 8
Hardware: All Linux
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Assignee: Rex Dieter
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Keywords: FutureFeature
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TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2006-05-08 20:56 UTC by David Anderson
Modified: 2009-01-09 06:57 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2009-01-09 06:57:03 UTC
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Description David Anderson 2006-05-08 20:56:05 UTC
Some parts of kdemultimedia-extras are really extra components for arts.

Arts has been designed to be desktop independent. It's a shame if you can only 
extend it with the files below if you also pull in the KDE stack.


Comment 1 Rex Dieter 2006-05-08 20:58:52 UTC
AFAIK, those bits have integral dependancies on kdemm bits too, so trying to
install them without the rest of kdemultimedia doesn't make sense.

Comment 2 David Anderson 2006-05-09 04:13:33 UTC
How would I find out about such dependencies? Using "ldd" on the .so and 
reading the .la doesn't show anything. I can only find dependencies on akode 
and Qt and arts.

Comment 3 Rex Dieter 2006-05-09 12:19:21 UTC
After looking closer (mostly with ldd as you suggested), it appears these bits
in-fact have only arts-provided dependancies.  OK, we may have a shot at
something like arts-extras afterall.

Comment 4 Rex Dieter 2007-01-26 13:06:38 UTC
Just a followup, this will likely be addressed for Fedora 7.  If/when we get
that working, we can consider doing likewise for FC5/FC6.

Comment 5 Rex Dieter 2007-06-19 19:27:22 UTC
Ran out of time w/F7, maybe F8 with compat-kdemultimedia3

Comment 6 Rex Dieter 2007-10-08 12:19:10 UTC
Retargetting F9.

Comment 7 Rex Dieter 2008-04-08 14:10:41 UTC
Retargetting F8, F9 will be deprecating arts support (in favor of xine-lib,
gstreamer, phonon, pulseaudio, and other more well-supported technologies).

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