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Bug 596316

Summary: kde-frameworks/kservice-5.23.0 installs /etc/xdg/menus/
Product: Gentoo Linux Reporter: Pacho Ramos <pacho>
Component: Current packagesAssignee: Gentoo KDE team <kde>
Severity: normal    
Priority: Normal    
Version: unspecified   
Hardware: All   
OS: Linux   
Whiteboard: fixed in 5.28.0
Package list:
Runtime testing required: ---

Description Pacho Ramos gentoo-dev 2016-10-06 07:33:16 UTC

We are for a long time ago trying to avoid using the "general" name for that file and, instead, use a prefix for it (like, for example, That way we ensure the multiple don't collide (or plain take precedence over the rest).

But it seems this package is now installing the file with "" name (I think in the past KDE4 was also using a prefix).

In Fedora I have seen they are using name:
Comment 1 Michael Palimaka (kensington) gentoo-dev 2016-10-09 18:29:30 UTC
Thanks, this is fixed in the KDE overlay and will appear in the main tree in 5.28.0 (or let us know if it's urgent and it can be pushed there sooner).
Comment 2 Toralf Förster gentoo-dev 2016-11-16 21:50:58 UTC
for a fresh user profile there was no problem , but for my existing I had to do:

$ diff /usr/portage/kde-frameworks/kservice/kservice-5.28.0.ebuild  /usr/local/portage/kde-frameworks/kservice/kservice-5.28.0.ebuild
Comment 3 Michael Palimaka (kensington) gentoo-dev 2016-11-17 06:58:39 UTC
I've had to partially back this out due to breaking the menu.

We can remove this compatibility symlink in the future once sufficient time has passed.