kde3 to 4 bugs transition policy?

Scott Kitterman ubuntu at kitterman.com
Tue Jan 15 16:57:21 GMT 2008

On Tuesday 15 January 2008 11:24, Yuriy Kozlov wrote:
> On Jan 13, 2008 2:25 PM, Stephan Hermann <sh at sourcecode.de> wrote:
> > Hi Yuriy,
> >
> > Who should not focus on KDE 3? We still have dapper with kde3 and this
> > is still supported until 10.2009, feisty, gutsy and hardy will have
> > support for 18 months, and kde3 is still in hardy. so there is no need
> > to migrate bugs or whatever. All KDE3 bugs are still valid and can be
> > resolved by a patch, a workaround or whatever.
> Not shouldn't, but I was just observing that people aren't (which may
> not be an accurate observation).
> "Support" for dapper, feisty, and gutsy is for security updates and
> "high impact" bugs.  So low importance and wishlist bugs by policy
> cannot be fixed in those releases.  That leaves hardy.
> ~ Yuriy

For which KDE3 will still be the default and the version that people who use 
Kubuntu for actual work will mostly use.

Scott K

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