On November 14, 2015 11:03:31 AM Steve M. Robbins wrote:

> The present package is not installable and, judging from the BTS, not
> buildable.  The last upload is about a year ago, though I see 4.12 in the
> VCS (2 months ago).  Upstream released 4.14 a month ago.  However it's
> unclear to me whether a 4.x version will even work with Sid's libraries
> (KDE Frameworks 5.13, Plasma 5.4 and Applications 15.04, according to
> https://wiki.debian.org/KDE). 

Despite what I wrote above, I note that package "kde5libs-dev" currently 
contains (on sid) "kde4libs (4:4.14.14-1)".  I admit this numbering scheme 
confuses me, but it seems that mainstream KDE is really using KDE 4.  (?)

Anyway, despite Eric V's advice to jump to digikam 5, I went ahead and did a 
local rebuild of digikam 4.14 and it seems to run fine.  

Question for the Debian-Qt-Kde folks: do you agree with upgrading to digikam 
4.14?  If so, what is the best way to get updated digikam in archive?   I have 
just sent a request to join the Alioth project.   If accepted, should I go 
ahead and update that?

Thanks,
-Steve

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