KDE 4 namespaces

Martijn Klingens klingens at kde.org
Sun May 15 17:19:07 BST 2005

On Sunday 15 May 2005 17:09, Thiago Macieira wrote:
> The consensus I have seen here is that we want:
> 1) to keep the existing core libraries without namespaces
> 2) to use namespaces on the other libraries
> 3) harmonise/normalise the namespace usage and naming
> Please correct me if I'm wrong.

This is a correct summary. Note though that in #1 the stress is on "existing" 
and not on "core", AFAICS.

> That library would consist mainly of my own classes that are already in
> libkdecore, which are already namespaced. So libkdenetwork falls into a
> grey area. It is a core library, so it wouldn't take namespaces. But on
> the other hand, it would be a new library (which would get namespaces),
> and pragmatism would call for keeping namespaces where they already are.

I'd prefer it if you keep the namespaces. And the same for other libraries 
that will be added to kdelibs in the future.


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