Question about git repository layout + releases

Christoph Cullmann cullmann at
Fri Oct 15 08:26:55 CEST 2010

On 10/09/2010 02:37 PM, Christoph Cullmann wrote:
> Hi,
> Kate is atm in kdesdk, KWrite in kdebase/apps and the part in kdelibs.
> We played with unifying all three parts (+ the ktexteditor interfaces) in one
> git repository on gitorious since some months.
> It makes development much easier, given most times you need to touch all parts
> (beside the interfaces).
> Now the git migration is on the move and we need to leave gitorious soon (at
> least else there will be problems, like there will be no longer a kde-
> developers group and so on).
> I would naturally like to just move the current repo to and later,
> when the other parts of kde move remove the kate parts from
> kdesdk/kdebase/libs.
> I guess ktexteditor interfaces must stay there, as they are part of kdelibs
> API. That can be stripped again from the kate repo if needed.
> No my question: Whereas the git stuff is no problem itself, is it then still
> possible to have the kate repo auto-released with KDE SC like atm?
> And if not, how is the splitting of modules like kdesdk or others be handled
> then?

perhaps I am a pain, but: ping, any update?
The kde-developers group will vanish in some weeks, would like to know 
what to do ;)


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