[Kde-pim] KDE 3.3 Release Plan is up

Ingo Klöcker kloecker at kde.org
Sat May 8 22:10:56 BST 2004

On Sunday 09 May 2004 01:04, Olivier Goffart wrote:
> Le Samedi 8 Mai 2004 20:24, Harri Porten a écrit :
> > I'm not a KDE PIM developer so I can just make a general comment:
> > do you know how many people in the world (including my wife) are
> > still running Windows 95 with a big set of recent application
> > software available? That's platform stability for almost 9 years!
> > I'd assume that KDE would be able to provide the same for 1-2
> > years. If there's an unfixable interface you can always provide a
> > new one.
> It's much easier to upgrade kdelibs from 4.0 to 4.1 than update the
> OS of a window machine.
> I wonder how much DLL your wife has to install. (I guess she updated
> MS Internet Explorer with his set of Windows core library :-) )
> Compare things that are comparable.  If one user want to update
> kdepim, i'm sure he is capable to upgrade kdelibs in the same time.

One user? Yes, he will most likely anyway buy a completely new 
distribution. A whole company? Definitely not.

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