KDE Frameworks 5: Rhythm
neundorf at kde.org
Sat Jan 21 20:07:19 GMT 2012
On Saturday 21 January 2012, Stephen Kelly wrote:
> Kevin Ottens wrote:
> > On Saturday 21 January 2012 16:17:38 Stephen Kelly wrote:
> >> Kevin Ottens wrote:
> >> > There's three main reasons for this rhythm:
> >> > * Qt 5.0 feature freeze is upon us now;
> >> > * CMake 2.8.8 will be released in April;
> >> > * it'd be nice to release KDE Frameworks 5.0 at Akademy[*].
> >> You mean 'some of the frameworks'? They won't all be done by then. More
> >> stuff will need to get into Qt before that's possible.
> > Yeah, I know a couple of them will need some merging scheduled for Qt 5.1
> > already (like equivalent to KSaveFile for instance). But if I reintroduce
> > the few words I forgot to type which were "a technology preview of" I
> > think it's doable. It means it'd build against "qt master" likely
> > earmarked to become 5.1[*].
> Honestly I don't see a point in aiming so early. It makes mistakes and 'I
> thought it would behave like ABC' more risky and costly. I know you're
> 'only' talking about technology preview, but once a technology preview is
> out, some people will say things like 'We shouldn't change things
> significantly now that the technology preview is out' and there will be
> long threads on some mailing list somewhere.
Also, we have already experiences with "technical preview" releases... ;-)
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