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Month: October 2012

Re: [trinity-devel] Latest press/comments on release

From: Werner Joss <werner@...>
Date: Tue, 16 Oct 2012 12:32:47 +0200
 Am Montag, den 15.10.2012, 14:29 +0200 schrieb Darrell Anderson 
> Discouraging to me is akondai, nepomuk, and strigi continue to grow
> deeper roots into the entire KDE4 desktop. Reminds me much of how
> Internet Explorer grew to a point of not being able to be removed 
> from
> Windows. There does not seem to be any option to build KDE4 without
> those three layers. Perhaps that is possible, I don't know, but I
> haven't found any tutorials about the topic.

 I think it is still possible to build kde4 without 
 the result, however, would be quite useless: no kdepim (which relies 
 on akonadi now), missing basic functionality all over the place 
 so, not a viable option.
 looking at kde forums/lists gives the impression, that akonadi/nepomuk 
 and kdepim
 have reached a usable state now (from 4.9.x), with nearly all features 
 that were present in 3.5.10.
 even address completion in email composer has been reported to work 
 provided nepomuk running correctly and already having indexed 
 everything :)
 I plan to give it a go during the next weeks and write a short