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Revision as of 11:40, 23 January 2009 by Rhughes (talk | contribs) (add KPackageKit build instructions)

  1. yum -y install git glib2-devel dbus-devel dbus-glib-devel pam-devel libX11-devel libsexy-devel xmlto sqlite-devel NetworkManager-glib-devel PolicyKit-devel libtool docbook-utils gnome-doc-utils python-devel perl(XML::Parser) intltool gettext xulrunner-devel libarchive-devel gstreamer-devel gstreamer-plugins-base-devel qt4-devel cppunit-devel pango-devel fontconfig-devel
  2. git clone git://
  3. cd PackageKit
  4. git pull
  5. mkdir ~/.root
  6. ./ --enable-maintainer-mode --enable-gtk-doc --prefix=~/.root --enable-yum --enable-yum2 --enable-dummy --enable-docbook-docs --enable-tests --enable-developer --enable-local --with-default-backend=yum
  7. make && make install
  8. cd src
  9. sudo ./ yum

(in another tab)

  1. cd PackageKit
  2. cd client
  3. ./pkcon search name git

For gnome-packagekit

  1. git clone git://
  2. cd gnome-packagekit
  3. mkdir ~/.root
  4. yum -y install libgnomeui-devel libglade2-devel libwnck-devel dbus-devel libnotify-devel gnome-panel-devel scrollkeeper gnome-doc-utils desktop-file-utils gettext libtool cairo-devel startup-notification-devel perl(XML::Parser) gnome-doc-utils gnome-menus-devel libsexy-devel PackageKit-devel PolicyKit-gnome-devel unique-devel intltool xorg-x11-proto-devel fontconfig-devel
  5. ./ --prefix=/home/hughsie/.root --enable-tests --enable-gtk-doc
  6. make && make install
  7. cd src
  8. killall gpk-update-icon
  9. ./gpk-update-icon -v

In another tab:

  1. cd src
  2. ./gpk-application -v

For KPackageKit:

  1. yum -y install svn cmake desktop-file-utils kde-filesystem kdelibs4-devel PackageKit-qt-devel
  2. svn co svn://
  3. mkdir ~/.root
  4. cd kpackagekit
  5. cmake -DCMAKE_INSTALL_PREFIX=~/.root .
  6. make
  7. make install
  8. cd KPackageKit
  9. kpackagekit

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