[kde-freebsd] x11/kde3: No kwifimanager or kwireless?

Markus Brueffer markus at brueffer.de
Fri May 28 12:49:31 PDT 2004

On Friday 28 May 2004 03:36, Aeefyu wrote:
> Will Andrews wrote:
> > On Thu, May 27, 2004 at 11:26:38AM +0200, Markus Brueffer wrote:
> >>As Michael and Adriaan already pointed out, the wifi-stuff is Linux-only
> >> at the moment.
> >>
> >>I'll get my hands on a x86-based Notebook in the next couple of days
> >>(unfortunately I can't run FreeBSD and KDE on my Powerbook, yet), so
> >> expect some movement regarding the KDE wifi tools, say in the next one
> >> or two months.
> >
> > I wish you luck with that.  I tried to port the tools a while
> > ago, but it was pretty difficult and I gave up when I got nowhere.
> Of course, if someone can port it over to FreeBSD, I would think it
> would be swell! However, I dont think its a must-have, merely a
> nice-to-have, especially if FreeBSD "wireless" were to reach critical mass!

In my opinion everything of the base KDE-stuff that is not Linux-specific in a 
way, that the application itself is only useful for Linux users (e.g. a 
runlevel-editor), is a must-have on FreeBSD. 


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