kio-extras into applications

Albert Astals Cid aacid at
Thu Jul 2 21:03:24 UTC 2015

El Dijous, 2 de juliol de 2015, a les 02:39:58, Alexander Potashev va 
> 2015-07-02 2:10 GMT+03:00 Albert Astals Cid <aacid at>:
> > El Dimarts, 30 de juny de 2015, a les 16:45:18, Alexander Potashev va
> > 
> > escriure:
> >> Same question for kross-interpreters. Its Qt5/KF5 version hasn't been
> >> released yet and it should probably go through a review process, but
> >> it's still unclear if it fits KDE Applications. KDE SC 4.x contained
> >> kross-interpreters, but I'm not sure if this was the best decision.
> > 
> > Is there anything in Plasma or KF5 that needs kross-interpreters? (I guess
> > not since otherwise it'd be failing now) If not we can just release it
> > with KDE Applications. If there is potentially a reason for Plasma to use
> > it, i'd say move the release to KF5, since really what do you need kross
> > for if you kross for if you don't have any interpreter to do stuff?
> Albert,
> OK, adding kross-interpreters into KA5 would work. I was just thinking
> it doesn't really belong to "KDE Applications": any
> application/product using Kross may benefit from kross-interpreters.

yeah the name of "KDE Applications" is not the best ever, we also release 
libraries in there, but it's the least worst we could come up with :D


> kross-interpreters is only a run-time dependency, that's why nobody
> noticed it was missing (except for may be people who use Lokalize KF5
> and expect Python scripts to work.) Even if Plasma starts using Kross,
> this doesn't imply that kross-interprers should be released with
> Plasma.
> >> Can we release kio-extras and kross-interpreters separately from KA5 and
> >> KP5?
> > 
> > The more releases the more complex stuff gets, let's try not to.
> Okay, not this time ;)

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