Policy on binary compatibility in kdesupport?

Andreas Pakulat apaku at gmx.de
Wed Aug 13 14:01:24 BST 2008

On 13.08.08 14:16:07, Sebastian TrĂ¼g wrote:
> The problem is simple: I want to introduce transactions into Soprano. That 
> will break BC since it introduces new virtual methods.
> Now normally I would go about this by releasing Soprano 3 and increasing the 
> lib version.
> However, I don't know what the policy is here. Is this allowed at all? Or does 
> kdesupport need to stay binary compatible until KDE 5?

AFAIK kdesupport is just a convenience place to host libraries we depend
on. Which means you can do whatever you want as long as you play by the
rules (i.e. SOVERSION increase on BC changes). 


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