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Old 09-09-2001, 07:26 PM   #1
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Compiling only certain packages

I downloaded the kde 2.2 source code, and I just want to compile the kdebase package. Can anybody help me out with how to do that?
Old 09-10-2001, 12:16 PM   #2
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You might want to see about getting it in RPM format. It would be much easier to install.
If you can't do that, I would say look for README and INSTALL files once you unpack the distribution. Hopefully you would just need to run "configure" then do "make" and "make install". But, as I said, check the INSTALL file to make sure.


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