Broken KDE Admin Dir
klingens at kde.org
Mon Jan 20 22:21:39 GMT 2003
On Monday 20 January 2003 23:03, Dirk Mueller wrote:
> Its not that difficult to pick up the admin in the revision you're
> interested in depending on which KDE version you want your app to work
> against: just check out the branch you're interested in. Thats why we add
> branches to CVS.
Is admin needed for cvs2pack generated tarballs though? If so we do have a
serious problem here, since it would render the entire tarball of a released
app useless for older versions.
This would put quite a burden on app developers to keep also a working KDE 3.0
installation and generate the tarballs from there. (If that works at all,
since 3.1 refuses to build with autoconf 2.13 and 3.0 with 2.5x, which is
pretty much mutually exclusive. A tarball doesn't need autoconf anymore, but
I am not at all sure a similar problem isn't there with automake versions as
So: what admin dir can a developer _possibly_ use to create a tarball that
works with the entire KDE 3.x series?
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