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Revision as of 14:40, 25 September 2007

You'll need some libs which are located in http://websvn.kde.org/trunk/kdesupport/. They are all compilable with cmake.

Contents

kdewin32

kdewin32 is a support library required specifically for Windows in order to be able to build KDElibs.

We will refer to {KDE_SOURCE_DIR} as to a directory of your choice where you want to keep KDE source code and its "build" directories. You need enough of disk space for this. Do not use paths with spaces to avoid potential problems.

cd {KDE_SOURCE_DIR}
svn co -N svn://anonsvn.kde.org/home/kde/trunk

Note: if you want to use your KDE SVN account with write access type this instead: svn --username={yourname} co -N https://svn.kde.org/home/kde/trunk. Use the --username and https address for every command mentioned below too.

cd trunk
svn up -N kdesupport
cd kdesupport
svn up kdewin32
mkdir kdewin32-build
cd kdewin32-build
cmake -DCMAKE_INSTALL_PREFIX=%KDEDIR% -DCMAKE_BUILD_TYPE=Debug\
 -G"Visual Studio 8 2005" ..\kdewin32

(use -G "Visual Studio 7 .NET 2003" for the older msvc compiler, -G "MinGW Makefiles for the MinGW Compiler and replace Debug by Release for release build)

msvc: The kdewin32.sln solution file will be created. Build and install' the Debug and Release builds with the IDE. Tip: to do this from command line, type:

devenv /build Debug /project INSTALL kdewin32.sln
devenv /build Release /project INSTALL kdewin32.sln

MinGW:

A standard Makefile will be created. Build and install with the following commands:
mingw32-make
mingw32-make install

Note: Whenever you update your checkout don't forget to rebuild and reinstall kdewin32.

strigi

Strigi is required by kdelibs.

cd kdesupport
svn up strigi
mkdir strigi-build
cd strigi-build
cmake -DCMAKE_INSTALL_PREFIX=%KDEDIR% -DCMAKE_BUILD_TYPE=Debug\
 -G "NMake Makefiles" ..\strigi
nmake
nmake install

soprano

Soprano is also needed, it depends on 'redland' library which is available through the kdewin installer. Development versions of KDElibs now require soprano both in release and debug versions, so we're using two build directories: soprano-build and soprano-build-rel.

The current dependency is glib2 (download glib and glib-devel).

cd kdesupport
svn up soprano
mkdir soprano-build
cd soprano-build
cmake -DCMAKE_INSTALL_PREFIX=%KDEDIR% -DCMAKE_BUILD_TYPE=Debug\
 -G "NMake Makefiles" ..\soprano
nmake
nmake install
cd ..
mkdir soprano-build-rel
cd soprano-build-rel
cmake -DCMAKE_INSTALL_PREFIX=%KDEDIR% -DCMAKE_BUILD_TYPE=Release\
 -G "NMake Makefiles" ..\soprano
nmake
nmake install

For MinGW builds replace -G"NMake Makefiles" with -G "MinGW Makefiles" and nmake with mingw32-make.


qca

qca2 is needed to compile some apps (e.g. Kopete).

cd kdesupport
svn up qcad2
mkdir qca2-build
cd qca2-build
cmake -DCMAKE_INSTALL_PREFIX=%KDEDIR% -DCMAKE_BUILD_TYPE=Debug\
 -G "NMake Makefiles" ..\qca2
nmake
nmake install

For MinGW builds replace -G"NMake Makefiles" with -G "MinGW Makefiles" and nmake with mingw32-make.


qimageblitz

qimageblitz is needed to compile kdebase.

cd kdesupport
svn up qimageblitz
mkdir qimageblitz-build
cd qimageblitz-build
cmake -DCMAKE_INSTALL_PREFIX=%KDEDIR% -DCMAKE_BUILD_TYPE=Debug\
 -G "NMake Makefiles" ..\qimageblitz
nmake
nmake install

For MinGW builds replace -G"NMake Makefiles" with -G "MinGW Makefiles" and nmake with mingw32-make.


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