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Re: filesystem discussion (my 2 cents)

On Thursday 17 January 2002 11:38 am, Maximilian Reiss wrote:
> Ok,
> having both (kde2 and kde3) in debian the both time might not be
> the best idea.
> Until the release of KDE calc could supply beta (KDE3 RC1) debs
> from an external apt source. (p.d.o).
> Here it could be considerable to use the --prefix=/opt/kde3
> (optional package) as long as it stays external and then change the
> prefix to /usr if it gets close to release time, or from an apt
> source as replacement allready for the installed kde2, conflicting.

I think this is a very good idea. For those people who want to play 
with KDE3, it would be available. Perhaps keeping kde2 & kde3 in 
Debian, but making them conflict, that way the user can choose to 
stay with stable kde2 while kde3 is stabilizing. But only allow one 
on any given system.


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