kdesupport branch for 4.0.x

Tom Albers tomalbers at kde.nl
Tue Mar 25 16:05:44 CET 2008

At Tuesday 25 March 2008 15:59, you wrote:
> On Tuesday 25 March 2008, Mark Constable wrote:
> >  I can imagine this is why kdesupport came into
> > being in the first place, something that can be reliably fetched
> > automatically with standard tools.
> Exactly, this is my idea. If you want to build trunk, you use kdesupport 
> from trunk and you can trust it works. If you build 4.0 branch (not a 
> release!), you use kdesupport 4.0 branch and you trust that it will 
> work. 
>  This is really only for developers, or those who want to follow the 
> development closely, not those building releases from source. For them, 
> there should be officially released packages, in the best case provided 
> by their distribution.

To be able to ship 4.0 to the customers distro's /must/ have version of all the dependencies of KDE4. Including the ones which live in kdesupport. How else can they ship it? 

Tom Albers	

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