Updating net-im/telepathy-qt4

Andriy Gapon avg at FreeBSD.org
Wed Feb 22 23:55:17 UTC 2012

on 23/02/2012 01:00 Andriy Gapon said the following:
> on 23/02/2012 00:48 Alberto Villa said the following:
>> On Wednesday 22 February 2012 23:28:01 Jerry wrote:
>>> Has anyone else had a problem updating the "net-im/telepathy-qt4" port? 
>>> It has failed to build twice for me in the past 12 hours.
>> It looks like you have some problems with Qt 4 ports, qmake and qt4-corelib
>>  mostly. Can you try rebuilding them?
>> By the way, out of curiosity... what do you need Telepathy-Qt for?
> Just in case, I've run into the same problem.
> Couple of points (in a simple-user mode):
> - my Qt installation should be "good" as no other port had any problem with it
> and there were no run-time issues and the relevant Qt ports were installed a
> long time ago
> - I don't "need" that port for anything (in fact I don't even know what it
> provides) - it must be (or have been) a dependency of something
> A more educated observation: it seems that telepathy-qt4 is not required by
> any other installed package now.

OK, in my case the problem was caused by qmake-3.3.8_1 being installed (again,
for some unknown reason, no other package depending on it).  FindQt.cmake was
confused by 'qmake' executable from qmake-3.  Once it was deinstalled,
telepathy-qt4 build worked fine.

Andriy Gapon

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