What to do about Kompare?

Matt Rogers mattr at kde.org
Tue Dec 11 03:21:37 CET 2007

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On Dec 10, 2007, at 6:04 PM, Allen Winter wrote:

> On Monday 10 December 2007 18:18:04 Kevin Kofler wrote:
>>> Excellent.  Great News!
>>> Then I suggest you:
>>>  1)  commit your patches into kdesdk/kompare
>>>  2) uncomment the add_subdirectory(kompare) line in kdesdk/ 
>>> CMakeLists.txt
>> I need SVN commit access for that first.
> Ok, I committed your patch in the meantime.
> kompare now exists in KDE4.0!

This is such a huge mistake. Why are we continuing to add things at  
the last minute?

> Please send an account request to sysadmin at kde.org according to the
> instructions at http://techbase.kde.org/Contribute/Get_a_SVN_Account
> Tell them you just became the kompare maintainer and you have a lot  
> to do.
> Also ask them to make you the new owner of the kompare product on  
> bugs.kde.org so
> you can manage kompare bugs.
>>> Oh,... but before doing that... any idea how many new i18n()  
>>> strings are in
>>> your patches?
>> I don't think they are any, I hope I haven't missed some, but I'm  
>> not aware of
>> having added any strings which weren't already there before  
>> (assuming the
>> directory still got translated even when not built - did it?).
> Let's not worry then.  Not until the translators scream that a new  
> app just arrived.
> Yikes!
> Welcome Aboard Kevin!

Let's not do it all and avoid translators screaming altogether!
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