Kubuntu Updates Policy

Sebastian Kügler sebas at kde.org
Tue Sep 29 13:17:51 BST 2009

On Friday 25 September 2009 16:45:28 Scott Kitterman wrote:
> In Jaunty, we got a bit cross-threaded between Qt and KDE
>  expectations.  Qt  expected Qt 4.5/KDE 4.2 and KDE expected Qt 4.4/KDE
>  4.2.  As a result, we have some minor regressions that are not supported
>  by upstream.  Currently updates are limited to PPAs.

Here, KDE screwed up, it's also the reason why we're pushing for Qt 4.6 inside KDE 
already. It's what distros such as Kubuntu will ship.

> We know that KDE 4.4 will be developed with Qt 4.6.  These will be our 
> targets for 10.04.


Otherwise, I like the idea of shipping 3rd digit releases as updates.

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