Binary incompatible change in KMime - was - Re: KDE Applications 17.04 beta packages available

laurent Montel montel at
Wed Mar 29 07:29:59 UTC 2017

Le mercredi 29 mars 2017, 09:03:41 CEST David Faure a écrit :
> On mercredi 29 mars 2017 00:08:12 CEST Albert Astals Cid wrote:
> > Laurent, i guess you should increase the SOVERSION in the CMakeLists.txt?
> I thought the PIM libs didn't promise BC yet?

It's the case we don't promise BC.

> Commit 334f7b9 is what did this, better revert it than adjust SOVERSION,

Nope we will not revert it. But if packagers want to do it they can do it in 
own packages but not in official relase.

> But we made BIC commits in other PIM libs recently too, I was told this was
> OK...

For sure we created a lot of BIC and we will not increase soversion.

We never promise BC in pim.


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