Re: Bits from the RM
On Wed, 20 Aug 2003, Colin Watson wrote:
> On Wed, Aug 20, 2003 at 11:18:24AM -0600, Bruce Sass wrote:
> > On Wed, 20 Aug 2003, cobaco wrote:
> > > I'd agree if there had been a rewrite of kdelibs or something, but
> > > kde 3.1 -> 3.2 is evolutionary without big changes to what was
> > > already there.
> > It does not take a big change to break software...
> > e.g., openssh changed a message and the sftp kioslave broke
> > http://bugs.kde.org/show_bug.cgi?id=51359
> Not that I disagree with you, but frankly, the sftp kioslave was already
> broken. It should never have been written to depend on 'ssh -v' output.
Ya, and it didn't manifest until a minor release of ssh or a patch
release of KDE came along. ;-)