kdelibs, kdebase moving to Git this Saturday

Albert Astals Cid aacid at kde.org
Sat Jan 29 12:16:32 GMT 2011

A Dissabte, 29 de gener de 2011, Frank Reininghaus va escriure:
> 2011/1/28 Nicolas Alvarez:
> > The kdebase-runtime repository is currently 260MB, and kdebase-workspace
> > is 300MB. Apparently it's because of wallpapers and icons, either in the
> > current revision or in the past.
> > 
> > Removing wallpapers from kdebase-workspace would bring it down to 190MB
> > (100MB less). I haven't yet tested kdebase-runtime.
> > 
> > What do you all think of removing wallpapers from these git repositories?
> > We could put them in a separate git repository, or even keep them in SVN.
> Looks like a good idea to me. The wallpapers and even the wallpaper
> history will not be of much use to most developers, so having them in
> kdebase-workspace would cost lots of hard drive space and bandwidth
> with no real benefit.

I disagree, wallpapers *are* part of the history, if i want to go abck to 4.5 
and install kdebase i want to get what we had, not something less because that 
new shiny tool we have is not able to cope with wallpapers.


> Cheers,
> Frank

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