splitting up kdebase in git

Aaron J. Seigo aseigo at kde.org
Tue Jan 18 23:55:42 GMT 2011

On Tuesday, January 18, 2011, John Tapsell wrote:
> On 18 January 2011 23:13, Aaron J. Seigo <aseigo at kde.org> wrote:
> > the complication there is that krunner also relies on libksyguard, which
> > lives in kdebase/workspace/libs/ksysguard. so we'd either end up with a
> > really odd dependency in ksysguard on kde-workspace, or kde-workspace
> > would end up depending on the ksysguard repository .. and then there's
> > the matter of binary compatibility in the library due to that (a number
> > of practical solutions there available to us, though).
> Oh, what happened to the idea of making  kde-workspace-libs  a
> standalone repo?  Wouldn't that make sense?

it could be done, but there was no use case for that. keeping the repos 
together lets us not worry so much about binary compat, too.

Aaron J. Seigo
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