KDE 21.08 dependency freeze in

Heiko Becker heiko.becker at kde.org
Sat Jul 3 19:15:24 BST 2021

On Saturday, 3 July 2021 11:45:05 CEST, Volker Krause wrote:
> On Freitag, 2. Juli 2021 08:59:08 CEST Heiko Becker wrote:
>> Dependency freeze for KDE Gear 21.08 is in six days (July 8, 23:59 UTC),
>> please make sure to update all the needed dependencies before that date.
> This would mean depending on KF5 5.84 is not an option, right? 
> That would only 
> become available on July 10 according to schedule.
> It's a bit unfortunate in case of Itinerary, which is badly affected by 
> Kirigami's CardListView changes in 5.84. The older and new 
> versions can only 
> be supported while degrading performance by disabling delegate 
> recycling, so 
> requiring the new one and avoiding such workarounds would be preferable.

Not sure what others have to say, but this sounds like a sensible case for 
an exception to me.
For the next iteration of KDE Gear I'd also be in favour of having the dep 
freeze a bit after the Frameworks release, similar to the Plasma schedule.


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