Package Details: kate-git 21.07.70_r17988.g3d0d58325-1

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Package Base: kate-git
Description: Advanced Text Editor
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Keywords: editor kde text
Licenses: GPL, LGPL, FDL
Conflicts: kate, kdebase-kwrite, kdesdk-kate
Provides: kate
Submitter: tajidinabd
Maintainer: dr460nf1r3
Last Packager: dr460nf1r3
Votes: 6
Popularity: 0.177298
First Submitted: 2015-10-10 01:59 (UTC)
Last Updated: 2021-05-04 07:14 (UTC)

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dr460nf1r3 commented on 2022-07-12 00:27 (UTC)

Sure thing, you have made good points!

MarsSeed commented on 2022-07-11 15:49 (UTC)

If you'd like, you could make me co-maintainer. :)

I would use this -git package every day so I should be able to keep it in quite a good shape. :)

MarsSeed commented on 2022-07-11 15:48 (UTC)

python-language-server is broken, and is pending deletion now.

MarsSeed commented on 2022-06-14 16:10 (UTC)

Hi, thank you for maintaining this package.

Could you please kindly adjust some dependencies?

First, I've noted some differences from Arch repo's kate. Would you edit your PKGBUILD dependencies to be similar to the former? Here is a list of changes required for that:

  • remove kitemmodels
  • remove the obsolete python-language-server and add python-lsp-server (optional): Python LSP support
  • change konsole-git to konsole (allow non-git version, as it's a separate app and differing release versions should work together)
  • add git (optional): git-blame plugin
  • add markdownpart (optional): Markdown preview
  • add svgpart (optional): SVG preview

There is a mistake in Arch kate and therefore here as well, please kindly amend it:

  • remove rust (optional) and replace it with rust-analyzer (optional): Rust LSP support

You can also add additional optdepends that the repo package misses:

I know it seems a lot but it would be really helpful! Thank you in advance!

dr460nf1r3 commented on 2021-03-30 15:45 (UTC) (edited on 2021-03-31 09:21 (UTC) by dr460nf1r3)

Well its aligned with most of the KDE/Plasma -git packages in AUR/Chaotic-AUR

malcolm commented on 2021-03-30 14:17 (UTC)

are you sure that all these dependencies need to be the git version? they are pulling in several others and the whole system will change.

i have been using a very alternative version of this pkgbuild for a long time, that i changed myself (not very professional), and i did not need to use these git packages.

dr460nf1r3 commented on 2021-03-30 10:49 (UTC)

After having seen the preview of the new version I had to get this done. Looks too good :D

malcolm commented on 2021-03-19 16:32 (UTC)

the package is without maintainer at the moment. if anyone wants to take it over and fix the build it will be greatly appreciated

BujuArena commented on 2021-03-16 05:28 (UTC)

I had to do the same as Ashark.

Ashark commented on 2021-02-20 08:48 (UTC)

To be able to build, I have commented all dependencies (because I have some packages already installed and did not want to recompile git version of them), and changed source to git+