Re: Dropping kdelibs4-based applications in KDE Applications 17.12
- Date: Sat, 12 Nov 2016 11:47:15 +0100
- From: Luigi Toscano <luigi.toscano@xxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Dropping kdelibs4-based applications in KDE Applications 17.12
Il 12 novembre 2016 11:24:51 CET, "Marko Käning" <mk-lists@xxxxxxxxxxx> ha scritto:
>On 10 Nov 2016, at 23:42 , Albert Astals Cid <aacid@xxxxxxx> wrote:
>> Hi, my proposal would be to make KDE Applications 17.08 the last
>> accept applications based on kdelibs4, that means people have a year
>> Applications 17.12 to port the applications from the list below to
>do you also mean by this that from then on it wouldn’t be possible
>anymore to bugfix existing KDE4 libs and apps, or am I misreading this?
>The background for my question is the much slower usage of KF5 until to
>now on MacPorts-based OSX/macOS systems. We expect/fear this transition
>to not be finalised until 17.08...
This is about KDE Applications. We are already not shipping or maintaining anymore, let's say, kdelibs4 versions of kcalc, gwenview or kdepim, to name a few. This is no differente, with the idea that there could be a reference deadline for all the remaining bits in KDE Applications.