Help solving this month's "Bug of the Month"

Christoph Feck cfeck at
Wed Feb 4 21:35:41 GMT 2015

On Wednesday 04 February 2015 21:51:53 Albert Astals Cid wrote:
> El Dimecres, 4 de febrer de 2015, a les 18:06:23, Martin Sandsmark
> va
> escriure:
> > On Wed, Feb 04, 2015 at 04:45:26PM +0100, Christoph Feck wrote:
> > > According to recent comments, this is bug is still reproducible
> > > for some users, but not for others. It is unclear if the
> > > actual issue is in KDE software, Qt libraries, xorg libraries,
> > > or the keyboard layout definition files.
> > 
> > From reading the latest comments on that bug, and the linked Qt
> > bug report, it seems pretty clear-cut to be a Qt bug that's
> > fixed in Qt5, but not in Qt4?
> > 
> > So maybe it should just be marked as an upstream bug?
> Even if it's an upstream bug, in my opinion the
> BugOfTheMonth+GardeningEffort is showing the users that we care,
> and if they are affected by a severe bug we're going to try to
> make as much as we can to fix it, not just toss it over the fence
> and say "it's not us".
> Cheers,
>   Albert

Exactly. Looking at current Plasma 5+Qt 5 bugs, we still need to 
support KDE 4 users for some time.

And as explained at 
we actually want to find developers who are able to investigate all 
levels of the software stack, because otherwise there will simply be 
no progress.

Christoph Feck (kdepepo)

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