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Re: Re: [trinity-devel] Re: Resolving the TWin/KWin Fork Issue

From: Martin Gräßlin <mgraesslin@...>
Date: Sat, 21 Apr 2012 11:13:25 +0200
On Saturday 21 April 2012 10:53:35 Werner Joss wrote:
> On Saturday 21 April 2012 09:57:36 François ANDRIOT wrote:
> > At the moment, for testing purposes, I'm using Fedora 16 with TDE 3.5.13
> > and Kwin4 from KDE 4.8. It looks like it works well.
> > To achieve this, I just have to add "export KDEWM=/usr/bin/kwin" to my
> > .bashrc .
> 
> out of curiosity, I just tried the same here on my debian squeeze/trinity
> 3.5.13 install:
> aptitude install kwin pulls in:
> 
> Die folgenden NEUEN Pakete werden zusätzlich installiert:
>   kde-window-manager{a} kdebase-runtime{a} kdelibs5-plugins{a} kwin
> libkdecorations4{a} libkephal4{a} libkwineffects1a{a} libkworkspace4{a}
>   libnepomuk4{a} libnepomukquery4a{a}
Just for the record, 4.9 (current development) does not depend on libkephal, 
does not depend on libkworkspace4 and that should also remove the dependency 
to libnepomuk4 (though that could be a dependency of kdebase-runtime)
> 
> - seems to work, window captions have tiny font size, though, and right
> click gives ugly kde4 config dialog :)
of course you could just switch to the plastique style which is the same as 
the KDE 3 style :-)

Cheers
Martin

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