SVN timing - how can we help?

Anne-Marie Mahfouf annemarie.mahfouf at
Wed Mar 23 20:29:10 GMT 2005

On March 23, 2005 09:08 am, you wrote:
> Anne-Marie Mahfouf wrote:
> >There are the kdenonbeta moves to kdeplaygrounds modules to set up.
> That will be after the switch, when we can do real moves on the
> repository.
OK, yes.

> I didn't mention earlier, but, after we set the date for the switch, I
> think we'll need to set some further deadlines.
> I can think of:
> a) reclaiming of work branches, leading to:
> b) clean up of /branches and /tags
> c) reclaiming of projects in kdenonbeta (into kdeplayground), leading to:
> d) cleanup of kdenonbeta
> e) cleanup of /trunk (removal of old modules, empty dirs, etc.)

> >I plan to sort out the edu applications in kdenonbeta and to propose the
> >destinations on this list. Suggestion: can we maybe have a doc on that
> > so we could be several people contacting all the authors and we'll have
> > a global view on the future kdeplaygrounds?
> I think you've just volunteered for such a doc :-)
yes ;-)  no problem!

> Mainly, what would be required of the maintainers would be to effect the
> 'svn mv' into kdeplayground before the removal deadline. On the deadline
> (d above), we'd svn rm trunk/kdenonbeta (*)
> (*) you can still retrieve old files & projects, even if you miss the
> deadline.

> >Another question: in kdeedu we have some applications that still use the
> > old tree model: appname/appname and not appname/src. Would it be wise
> > to change that now? And is there a policy about pics/ icons/ data/
> > subdirs i.e. should they be in appname/src or in appname/?
> >Or would all that mess things for you?
> If it involves renaming or moving things around, wait for Subversion.

OK, thanks a lot for your answers! 


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