git and artworks issues

Albert Astals Cid aacid at
Tue Dec 20 23:39:02 GMT 2011

El Dimarts, 20 de desembre de 2011, a les 20:18:17, Dirk Mueller va escriure:
> On Tuesday 20 December 2011, Davide Bettio wrote:
> > As every year some artworks are changed according to the new default
> > desktop background. This year I noticed some problems:
> > 
> > 1) kdm and ksplash default theme is part of kde-workspace. I need to
> > update both, but if I do that I will have to commit about 20/30 MiB of
> > PNGs making git clones bigger.
> Thats life, you need to push it there. We can decide to move it to other
> places after 4.8.0, but now it is a bit too late.
> > 2) I need to update kdeui/about backgrounds, but If I do that I will
> > change backgrounds also for the KDE 4.7 branch.
> There are two possibilities:
> a)  create a kdelibs KDE/4.8 branch for this purpose. (plus the patch to
> make kdelibs 4.7 actually look like KDE 4.8, which I currently apply to the
> tarballs only (in kde-common/release/make-kdelibs-4.8.diff)

Yes please, create a KDE/4.8 branch too for kdelibs.


> b) add a tarball of artwork that I need to unpack in kdelibs prior to
> creating the actual release tarball to kde-common/release/* as well)
> For me, it would make most sense to create a KDE 4.8 branch in kdelibs, but
> I would like to have more input before I create the branch.
> Any opinions on this matter?
> Thanks,
> Dirk
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