[Slackbuilds-users] sip conflicts with kdeaddon

ciol ciol13 at gmail.com
Fri Mar 7 13:47:47 EST 2008

Aleksandar B. Samardzic wrote:
> On Fri, Mar 7, 2008 at 12:24 PM, ciol <ciol13 at gmail.com> wrote:
>> A solution would be to install sip in another location.
>>  Here is what I did:
>>  python configure.py -b /user/local/bin \
>>                      -d /user/local/lib/python2.5/site-packages \
>>                      -e /user/local/include/python2.5 \
>>                      -v /user/local/share/sip
>>  Then I needed:
>>  export PYTHONPATH=/usr/local/lib/python2.5/site-packages/
>>  I am really not an expert of python or qt, therefore there is maybe a
>>  better solution.
>>  I also installed pyqt4 this way, not sure if it was necessary.
> There is a slight issue with conformance this way - having files from
> a package installed into /usr/local would be against LSB, and also,
> more importantly, against long standing Unix tradition to only have
> software compiled locally, from the source, installed there...

Slackbuilds from SBO belong to this tradition (in my opinion), but I do 
not want to speak about this again.

Anyway, why not create a /usr/slackbuilds-conflicts for these kind of 
conflicting packages?

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