KCAD: Kontrol-Alt-Delete (KSS)

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This is a joke screensaver for KDE 2.2. This is great for fooling your boss! ("Yes, sir, I've got that server upgraded like you asked for..")
:) -dT-
Last changelog:

16 years ago

* Fixed a problem in kcad.cpp which was preventing clean compilation. Should work better now. (my apologies for such a sloppy release!)

oka

11 years ago

I excecute configure file then message out
checking for Qt... configure: error: Qt (>= Qt 2.2.1) (headers and libraries) not found. Please check your installation!

what wrong ? Any can help me ?

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projektdotnet

12 years ago

Could you make one that has Microsuck Winblows as the OS?

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anmaster

12 years ago

Is there any ebuilds for KCAD?

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jamesgoode

13 years ago

i ran the first command in the install file and it comes up with a message saying that it cant find a cc compiler - please help!!!!!!

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ciryon

16 years ago

Can this thing compile for KDE3 ?

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resquad

16 years ago

I am running KDE3.0. It compiled fine, and installed etc ok. But it just wont show up in the Screen Savers menu (and I cant figure out why). Any sugestions (yes I have restarted X, etc).

-jon

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sp00k113

14 years ago

I've had this problem a few times. On my system (fedora, kde3.1) it was always caused by a corresponding *.desktop file missing from "[KDEDIR]/share/apps/kscreensaver/ScreenSavers/".
Most sources for kde screensavers come with the *.desktop file ready to be moved should you find this is missing.

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anonymous-hive

16 years ago

Remove one of the
#define MODE_NT4_COMPAT
or
#define MODE_WINDOWS_NT4

and it should compile.. What this affects I don't know though :)

denis

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anonymous-hive

16 years ago

My bad. That was corrected _after_ I uploaded the tarball to kde-look. I'll get an updated copy posted shortly... :) -dT-

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detsaot

16 years ago

Please try downloading it now. The kcad.cpp problem should be corrected now. :) -dT-

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halux

16 years ago

Ok, it works, thanks.
But I can see nothing ;)

Maybe it's my broken kde on debian unstable (libpng)
Maybe in a week.


have fun
HAL

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anonymous-hive

16 years ago

Ok, my system is running again ;)
It's realy good. Thanks for your work.


have fun
HAL

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anonymous-hive

16 years ago

Hi, I can't compile it ;(
System is a debian unstable.

thanks
have fun
HAL

...
kcad.cpp: In method `void KCadSaver::initialize()':
kcad.cpp:227: duplicate case value `1'
kcad.cpp:226: previously used here
make[2]: *** [kcad.o] Error 1
make[2]: Leaving directory `/home/hal/download/themes/kcad-kss/src'
make[1]: *** [all-recursive] Error 1
make[1]: Leaving directory `/home/hal/download/themes/kcad-kss'
make: *** [all-recursive-am] Error 2

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anonymous-hive

16 years ago

Hi! I'm the guy who made the MDK compile post a few threads up. I realized I was using GNU's autoconf version 2.50 (to make kvirc3 compile). I switched back to MDK's autoconf-2.13-11mdk with automake-1.4-20.p5.mdk and I now get the error this post is about, as opposed to the error I originally posted. Sorry for the confusion, I forgot I was using that version...

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anonymous-hive

16 years ago

Well, rerunning this ... make -f Makefile.cvs .. didn't fix the issue on SuSE 7.3.
The screensaver looks cool..but doesn't compile on SuSE 7.2 or 7.3.

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anonymous-hive

16 years ago

On MDK-8.1:

creating config.h
cd . && autoheader
autoheader: error: shell error while sourcing /root/tmp/ah787uxk/traces.sh
make: *** [stamp-h.in] Error 1

I used --disable-debug --prefix=/usr for my configure options. Configure seems to finsh fine (no errors, anyway), but as you see when it goes to create the other Makefiles it goes boom. I have make-3.79.1-6mdk installed. I don't know what other versions you'd need to know.

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detsaot

16 years ago

Have you tried re-building the configure system with "make -f Makefile.cvs"? Some people have reported that this fixes their problems with my packages... (Sorry... hehehe:) -dT-

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anonymous-hive

16 years ago

OK, I just tried it. No go. :-( Same error. Damn, and I really want to keep my boss fooled... :-)

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anonymous-hive

16 years ago

Hey how do you write a KDE screensaver? Ive been searching for tutorials and whatnot but cant see anything.

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detsaot

16 years ago

Mostly, I referred to the sources for existing KSS modules. Feel free to e-mail me if you want... I may be able to provide some simple skeleton code for ya. :) -dT- (brian@shadowcom.net)

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anonymous-hive

16 years ago

We don't need things like these.
It just creates the impression
that kde wants to imitate windows.

I want kde for kde, not for
looking like windows.

If you are not creative enough
for this site, just stay away of
it.

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detsaot

16 years ago

What part of "joke" screensaver do you NOT understand? Have you even _seen_ any of the other software I've put here? :/ -dT-

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anonymous-hive

16 years ago

Let that one go. Some people like to hear themselves complain. I, for one, appreciate the work you put into it.

Thanks,
rsklnkv
http://houseofthedead.org

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detsaot

16 years ago

Thanks for the kind words! :) -dT-

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anonymous-hive

16 years ago

What we REALLY do NOT need is censorship of the kind you just suggested.
Dennis

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16 years ago

* Fixed a problem in kcad.cpp which was preventing clean compilation. Should work better now. (my apologies for such a sloppy release!)

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