extragear/plasma is now kdeplasmoids

Tom Albers tomalbers at kde.nl
Wed May 28 15:33:51 CEST 2008


Op dinsdag 27 mei 2008 22:47 schreef u:
> A Dimarts 27 Maig 2008, Dirk Mueller va escriure:
> > I've moved extragear/plasma to KDE/kdeplasmoids. This has the following
> > benefits:
> >
> > a) it will be branched together with KDE, which means that we can ship
> > bugfixes for stable releases without dragging in new
> > dependencies/features/strings/api usage

I discussed that with the plasma team, and they would have branched it for 4.1 anyhow.

> > b) we can translate it and ship translations together wtih KDE releases

Every keg based tarball contains translations.

> > c) there are regular releases of it automatically with the patch releases
> > starting with KDE 4.1.1 and so on, which happen monthly and are in line
> > with corresponding plasma changes in kdebase-workspace

The tarballs would have been produced with every release anyhow.

> > d) the build dependency cycles introduced by the move of the nowlistening
> > plugin to kdebase-workspace is fixed.


Your arguments don't hold, but i'm happy it is done. It seems logical to have all those in a separate main module.


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