Backwards compatibility for shared desktop ontologies?

Kevin Krammer kevin.krammer at
Tue May 17 13:04:32 BST 2011

On Tuesday, 2011-05-17, Sebastian TrĂ¼g wrote:

> KDE-PIM < 4.7 is another problem as it does not build against kdelibs
> 4.7. But then again: who does that? I know that is not a great argument,
> but really, why would you update kdelibs and kde-runtime and friends but
> not kde-pim, now that we finally have a kde-pim release with the rest of
> kde again?

Since this came up in the context of KDE-PIM, does this mean whatever is being 
the problem here is being used by KDE-PIM as a private copy or is it anything 
that is part of the public API of KDE Platform?

Does this only affect build time or also runtime? I.e. is the problem only 
building old code with new tool chain or also running old builds on new 

Kevin Krammer, KDE developer, xdg-utils developer
KDE user support, developer mentoring
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