branch for kdevelop

Roland Krause rokrau at
Tue Aug 7 22:20:43 UTC 2001


--- Waldo Bastian <bastian at> wrote:
> Feel free to make a new branch but what about GIDEON then? 

I did try that but failed due to isufficient write permissions to
/home/kde, maybe my cvs settings are wrong. 

> I thought
> was supposed to be part of KDE 3.0? 

Afaik, this is still the case. Unfortunately, the group of developers
has split into two fractions. A few people, including me, have decided
to integrate kate as the text editor into the current codebase. Ralf
agreed that this could be released as KDevelop-2.2 in time with

> If you are now talking about
> KDevelop 2.1 
> I'm getting this strong feeling that gideon will never be released
> and die an 
> untimely death. 

I do not think so. 

> You might want to reconsider your priorities. 

No, you dont know what the priorities of the contributing fractions
are. For example, my priority, to have a functional IDE, that best
suits my needs is currently best accomplished by improving

> And why
> can't 
> you continue to use the KDEVELOP_1_4 branch? Just because of the
> name?

I agree, we could, Ralf thinks it is very confusing to use KDEVEOP_1_4
for new developers, that's why I asked. The more I think about it, the
more I agree with you to leave the name as it is.

Thanks for your input,
> Cheers,
> Waldo
> -- 
> KDE 2.2: We deliver.

Roland Krause
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