Problems with dbus/qt/examples on FC5

John (J5) Palmieri johnp at
Mon May 1 08:13:58 PDT 2006

On Sat, 2006-04-29 at 11:21 +0200, Thiago Macieira wrote:
> Brad Hards wrote:
> >> It is qt-copy (so I'm fudging the check for 4.1.3), default build on
> >> linux with gcc 4.1.0.
> >>
> >> I'll try a clean build using a new account.
> >
> >That didn't work either. So I built a new machine (well, a vmware image)
> > with a really cut down FC5 install.  I uninstalled dbus before starting
> > (and lost kde and gnome - does kdebase-3.5 really need to depend on
> > dbus?)
> kdebase 3.5 can use DBUS if it's present (the mediamanager).

I'm not sure of the details but FC5's kdebase is patched to not need the
Qt bindings to work with d-bus (perhaps the reason for the dependency).
All the sane parts of the old bindings (Qt mainloop integration I
believe) were backported to the patches.

John (J5) Palmieri <johnp at>

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