[Kexi-devel] RFC: plan for starting the Qt5/KF5 port

Jaroslaw Staniek staniek at kde.org
Tue Feb 24 11:18:29 UTC 2015

On 24 February 2015 at 11:24, Mario Fux <kde-ml at unormal.org> wrote:
> Am Dienstag, 24. Februar 2015, 08.51:56 schrieb Jaroslaw Staniek:
>> On 24 February 2015 at 03:55, Friedrich W. H. Kossebau <kossebau at kde.org>
> wrote:
> Morning
> [snip]
>> > Reasoning:
>> > ----------
>> > Calligra has over 4 M lines (claims openhub.net, not counted myself), so
>> > expecting one person to do all the initial porting would be quite some
>> > burden to that. Also is noone expert in all code.
>> > The proposed UNPORTED tag system (see step 3. above) and the initial
>> > porting product-by-product as much as needed to get it build at least
>> > should help to parallelize the work quickly, so everyone can give
>> > special love to the code they care for.
>> > Sadly krita is not "product"ed, so there it will be more a matter of
>> > control by commenting in CMakeLists.txt. Surely also doable :)
>> >
>> > To not have people step on each other toes and do conflicting work, I
>> > will add a wiki page where people can "take" a product before they start
>> > working on making it build (and where I possibly should also dump this
>> > plan). Any proposal for the location and name of the wiki page below
>> > community.kde.org/Calligra ?
>> Wiki tables unless heavily splited to sections are barely interactive.
>> Unfortunately (because Kexi should be used for that in the cloud) I
>> have to propose a Google docs spreadsheet for real time editing of
>> what's done, what's a TODO.
> Just a quick idea: What about using share.kde.org with WebODF (KDE's instance
> of Owncloud)?

Cool but for a spreadsheet structure?

regards, Jaroslaw Staniek

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