KDE 4.2 and Qt 4.4 and qt-copy patches

David Faure faure at kde.org
Tue Jan 13 11:54:09 CET 2009

On Monday 12 January 2009, Olivier Goffart wrote:
> Hi.
> qt-copy contains few patches that are really recommended if we want to run KDE 
> 4.2 with Qt 4.4 without getting crashes here and there.
> Since there is no schedule of a Qt 4.4.4 anytime soon (Qt Software is quite 
> busy with Qt 4.5 and stuff), we may want to recommend distribution do ship 
> some patches from qt-copy in our release notes.

Yes, but the question is defining those patches that are fully correct and safe...
There is no review process for qt-copy/patches at all (Qt Software is supposed
to be the one reviewing qt patches normally ;), so there are good and not-so-good
things in there, usually...

David Faure, faure at kde.org, sponsored by Qt Software @ Nokia to work on KDE,
Konqueror (http://www.konqueror.org), and KOffice (http://www.koffice.org).

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