[kubuntu-devel] Delicious adept changelog functionality may now be yours!

Jonathan Riddell jriddell at ubuntu.com
Mon Feb 5 14:24:24 GMT 2007

On Sun, Feb 04, 2007 at 12:10:01AM -0600, Michael D. Stemle, Jr. wrote:
> Alright!  I got changelog functionality in adept_manager.  I've still got some 
> work to go with the updater still--which is funny since that's where we 
> really need it--but I thought you all might like to review some of how I'm 
> doing this.

Groovy, I've uploaded it to make sure it gets in for feature freeze.

There's the crash that toma mentioned, and also if you look at
multiple packages the changelogs don't seem to be the correct
changelog for the package you're looking at.

> First, either there is no "config" file for adept, or I'm not paying attention 
> (quite possibly the later of those two)... therefore I'm doing some big bad 
> ugly hardcodes and pre-processor directives in order to get things working 
> well.  No matter how we slice this, each consuming distro will have to modify 
> changelog.h and changelog.cpp to match their changelog pathing patterns... so 
> yeah.

The config file is the same as for any KDE app, appnamerc, we have one

But even if you loaded the URL from the config file, the default URL
would still be hardcoded into the source.


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