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FS#42005 - [qt5-base] Add libxkbcommon-x11 to depends

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by Kartik Mohta (kartikmohta) - Wednesday, 17 September 2014, 19:40 GMT
Last edited by Doug Newgard (Scimmia) - Wednesday, 17 September 2014, 19:53 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Packages: Extra
Status Closed
Assigned To No-one
Architecture All
Severity Medium
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 0
Private No

Details

When launching an application using Qt GUI, I get the following error:

This application failed to start because it could not find or load the Qt platform plugin "xcb".
Available platform plugins are: eglfs, kms, linuxfb, minimal, minimalegl, offscreen, xcb.

This started happening when I upgraded qt5-base from 5.3.1-1 to 5.3.2-1.
The problem seems to be that the Qt plugin library /usr/lib64/qt/plugins/platforms/libqxcb.so depends on libxkbcommon-x11.so.0 which is provided by the package extra/libxkbcommon-x11. Installing libxkbcommon-x11 solved the issue.
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Closed by  Doug Newgard (Scimmia)
Wednesday, 17 September 2014, 19:53 GMT
Reason for closing:  Duplicate
Additional comments about closing:   FS#41055 

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