Keeping binary compatibility

David Faure faure at
Mon Oct 4 12:23:47 BST 2010

On Saturday 02 October 2010, George Kiagiadakis wrote:
> % aptitude search '?not(?source-package(kdebase))~Dlibkonq5a'
> i   ark                       - archive utility
> i A kdesdk-dolphin-plugins    - dolphin vcs plugins
> c   kmess                     - MSN messenger for KDE
> c   konq-plugins              - plugins for Konqueror, the KDE
> file/web/document browser

libkonq _is_ meant to be a public library.
It is used from many places and that's fine.
I try to preserve BC in it as much as possible (there was one known breakage 
where we discussed increasing the so version number on release-team).

David Faure, faure at,
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