[Kde-maemo] sprint opportunity

Sebastian K├╝gler sebas at kde.org
Sun May 30 14:10:17 BST 2010

On Sat May 29 2010 10:29:12 Kevin Ottens wrote:
> On Friday 28 May 2010 23:51:23 Artur Souza (MoRpHeUz) wrote:
> > On Fri, May 28, 2010 at 5:31 PM, Alexander Neundorf <neundorf at kde.org> 
> wrote:
> > > It's not "not much stuff running on Symbian", it's "nothing at all will
> > > compile for Symbian".
> > > I think I mentioned that before already ;-)
> >
> > 
> >
> > It may happen, but that's not totally true as we already saw Plasma
> > running on S60 for example
> > (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9ni_6qTwj-Y).
> >
> > 
> >
> > So it's possible, we just don't want to put something to run there
> > without making it in the proper way. We may end with positive results
> > for Symbian by the end of the sprint, it just needs to be clear that
> > it's not going to be the focus or the main goal of the meeting.
> Exactly. And that's why I said from day one: If that's a sprint to push
> "KDE  Platform and Workspace for mobile usage" forward I'm interested and
> likely to attend. If that's a "KDE Platform and Workspace for Symbian
> usage", I'm not interested and won't attend (as at that point it's a
> technical non-sense and too narrow focused to raise my curiosity).

Same here. I don't think it makes sense to work on Symbian support at this 
point. MeeGo as a target platform is much more interesting and strategically 
relevant. Of course there are things that will benefit both, but I think it 
would make most sense to focus on MeeGo at this point, especially since we got 
a number of target devices (the N900s).

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