[Kst] extragear and Kst 1.x

George Staikos staikos at kde.org
Tue May 29 19:27:30 CEST 2007

On 29-May-07, at 1:09 PM, Barth Netterfield wrote:

> On May 29, 2007, George Staikos wrote:
>> The extragear maintainers have sent out a notice that by the end of
>> this week they will begin migrating extragear to KDE4.  This means
>> that Kst will have to become a KDE+Qt 4.x application in trunk.  Kst
>> 1.x development will only be able to continue in a branch.  I think
>> it's probably fine in the branch it's currently in, though it means
>> there will be no more translations.  It remains to be seen what we'll
>> do with the 4.x port of Kst but right now I'm comfortable with
>> working on it in a branch and I think we'll continue to do that.
>> There's no need to be in trunk at this point.  I'm tempted to suggest
>> removing Kst from extragear temporarily until the port is useful.
>> Any comments?
> No KDE4 apps will be useful until the porting is complete.  Doing  
> the standard
> thing (staying in head for kst4kde4) is fine.

    The problem I thought of was that if there are any build system  
"issues" we will be subject to them.  If we stay in the branch then  
we're guaranteed to not have any interference.  On the other hand we  
will have to merge with any changes later.

George Staikos
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