Category Archives: area51

[CFT] KDE SC 4.4.0 for FreeBSD.

Hello Internet,

We the FreeBSD KDE Team are happy to let you know KDE SC 4.4.0 was
released few mins ago, and we’re ready for a public test. Before
you ask we don’t want to put KDE 4.4.0 in the ports tree before
FreeBSD 7.3 was released.

What is new:
KDE SC 4.4.0 provide many new features, designed to integrate
local and network social services .. and a lot more. The official
release notes for this release can be found at
http://kde.org/announcements/4.4/

Now you can get KDE SC 4.4 with a svn checkout:

svn co http://area51.pcbsd.org/trunk/area51/PORTS
svn co http://area51.pcbsd.org/trunk/area51/KDE
svn co http://area51.pcbsd.org/trunk/area51/Tools/

now try:

sh Tools/scripts/portsmerge
sh Tools/scripts/kdemerge

Please read carefull /usr/ports/UPDATING-area51
http://area51.pcbsd.org/trunk/area51/UPDATING-area51

Happy Updating!!

[CFT] KDE SC 4.4.0 for FreeBSD.

Hello Internet, We the FreeBSD KDE Team are happy to let you know KDE SC 4.4.0 was released few mins ago, and we’re ready for a public test. Before you ask we don’t want to put KDE 4.4.0 in the ports tree before FreeBSD 7.3 was released. What is new: KDE SC 4.4.0 provide many new features, designed to integrate local and [...]

Presenting KDE 4.3.5 for FreeBSD.

Howdy,

The official release notes for this release can be found at
here . KDE 4.3.5 the last bugfix release in 4.3.x series.

It was not planned to have KDE 4.3.5 in our Ports Tree,
because we, the FreeBSD KDE Team spend all our energy to port
KDE 4.4 release. But we thought it would be good to have it
in out FreeBSD 7.3 release.

We’d like to say thanks to all helpers and submitters.

Call for Testing: Qt 4.6.0 for FreeBSD

Max has announce the QT 4.6.0 public  test. see his Announcement. The FreeBSD KDE team is pleased to announce public call for testing Qt-4.6.0. Ports can be downloaded from area51 repository: svn co http://area51.pcbsd.org/trunk/area51/QT and integrated into portstree using ‘qtmerge’ script from http://area51.pcbsd.org/trunk/area51/Tools/scripts/ Alternatively you can use patch vs portstree: http://people.freebsd.org/~makc/patches/qt460.patch.bz2 Knowing issues: devel/qt4-designer fails to build when previous version is installed, so you [...]

Back to the KDE Game!

So beat@ did the Gecko job more or less alone . So I thought it’s a good idea to help a bit the KDE Team.. I’ve started with a rework of the area51 repo. We splitted now Qt and KDE into 2 seperated repo’s. Makes the life a bit easier in future. Also I rewrote the build system [...]

Sign of life!

Yes I’m alive A small update of what’s going on here. At the beginning of this month we Called for Testing of the new Qt-4.5 for FreeBSD, most dependency ports build and work fine but unfortunately py-qt4 from the portstree failed, we have now to wait for the KDE 4.3 release to upgrade to Qt-4.5, py-qt-4.5, and KDE 4.3. [...]