About Kamala

Helio Chissini de Castro helio at mandriva.com.br
Mon Apr 13 15:39:15 CEST 2009

On Segunda-feira 13 de abril 2009 10:19:19 Mauricio Piacentini wrote:
> Albert Astals Cid wrote:
> > playground still has this meaning but afair we changed extragear to
> > "stuff that will be released in its own schedule OR does not fit in what
> > we think are essential programs of a desktop"
> >
> > For the second range of programs there is the config.ini file in
> > playground/utils/createtarball that lets you add your program for release
> > inside the "extragear release" that happens at the same time of KDE
> > releases.
> So in this case I think Kamala can live in extragear, and be released
> aligned with KDE. I looked at the tree and could not find a suitable
> directory, though. 

Just to remember, we already do that on extragear, as devel need just have the 
version updated on the release list, and tarballs are generated every new 
release, so will be a no brainer step.

>Should it be extragear/other, or extragear/misc?
> We can later discuss then if our kdegames approach of letting lots of
> games in is still valid, given this fact. Maybe we should consider
> moving some to extragear/games, which does not exist currently.

So let's open the space to a new born. I'm creating space right now even not 
havin a game inside yet.

Helio Chissini de Castro
Mandriva Research and Development

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