Package Details: kbibtex-git 1:0.8.90.r731.g7444f634-1

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Package Base: kbibtex-git
Description: A BibTeX editor for KDE (latest development version)
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Licenses: GPL2
Conflicts: kbibtex
Provides: kbibtex
Submitter: gustawho
Maintainer: gustawho (nobodyinperson)
Last Packager: nobodyinperson
Votes: 3
Popularity: 0.000000
First Submitted: 2017-11-24 15:15 (UTC)
Last Updated: 2023-12-15 10:28 (UTC)

Latest Comments

nobodyinperson commented on 2020-07-07 12:08 (UTC) (edited on 2020-07-08 07:29 (UTC) by nobodyinperson)

KDE has migrated to an own GitLab instance. Furthermore, upstream KBibTeX seems to need some more makedepends.

Here is a fix for the PKGBUILD:

diff --git a/PKGBUILD b/PKGBUILD
index eb9100b..d017be3 100644
@@ -2,16 +2,18 @@
 # Maintainer: Gustavo Castro < gustawho [ at ] gmail [ dot ] com >

 pkgdesc="A BibTeX editor for KDE"
+arch=('x86_64' 'aarch64')
-depends=('poppler-qt5' 'kio' 'icu' 'qoauth' 'libxml2' 'libxslt')
-optdepends=('okular: Document preview')
-makedepends=('extra-cmake-modules' 'qca-qt5')
+depends=('poppler-qt5' 'kio' 'icu' 'qoauth' 'libxml2' 'libxslt' 'qt5-networkauth' 'qt5-xmlpatterns' 'qt5-webengine')
+optdepends=('okular: Document preview' 'kate: editor')
+makedepends=('git' 'extra-cmake-modules' 'qca-qt5' 'kdoctools')

 pkgver() {
@@ -21,7 +23,7 @@ pkgver() {

 prepare() {
   cd "$srcdir"
-  mkdir build
+  mkdir -p build

 build() {

tfischer commented on 2019-10-19 19:09 (UTC)

The PKGBUILD file is outdated: - dependency on qoauth is no longer necessary, got replaced by qt5-networkauth - dependency on qt5-xmlpatterns missing

You can get the list of dependencies from the (maybe outdated) README or directly from the CMakeLists.txt file:

n.vaughan commented on 2018-07-15 19:56 (UTC)

I have reported a bug concerning the interaction of KBibtex and Dropbox. See here: Thomas Fischer (one of the maintainers) created a patch. I modified the PKGBUILD to run the patch. (The modified PKGBUILD and the patch are found at the bug page.)

zoidberg commented on 2018-04-20 01:41 (UTC)

Please add to the PKGBUILD that it conflicts with the kbibtex package (