call for votes: KDE4 uploads to universe

George Farris farrisg at
Wed Mar 14 18:24:00 GMT 2007

On Wed, 2007-14-03 at 10:03 -0700, Jordan Mantha wrote:
> George Farris wrote:
> > On Wed, 2007-14-03 at 17:08 +0100, Dennis Kaarsemaker wrote:
> >> On wo, 2007-03-14 at 08:31 -0700, George Farris wrote:
> >>
> >>> 1 month and the the new repository for 7.10 will open and they can go
> >>> in there, is that too much to ask. 
> >> Yes, because feisty+1 will be unstable for a while
> >> No, because after release the kde4 packages in feisty can't easily be
> >> updated and will be obsolete *very* quickly
> > 
> > Yes well that pretty much says it right there, "obsoleted very quickly".
> > This isn't a race we are in folks, is it?  Maybe slow down a bit, smell
> > the roses and let it mature, 6 months goes by very quickly.
> Except people are actively porting stuff to KDE4 right now, which makes
> it a bit stickier for me. If these packages *will* be useful for porting
> then there is much more reason to have them, IMO. I just don't know if
> they'll be too old for that too soon.

I agree, but people that are porting can get the stuff from a different
but not not main stream repo could they not?  That way the rest of us
don't run into support headaches.


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