Re: Re: KDE 3.5 Release Candidate 1 packages available on alioth
* Erich Schubert [Sat, 26 Nov 2005 01:21:54 +0100]:
> I disagree for some reasons:
That reasons may be better understood after reading the following IRC
01:01 <erich> grmpf. why did they rebuild kde and upload it to
experimental, but not using dbus from experimental?
01:02 <dato> erich: http://lists.debian.org/debian-kde/2005/11/msg00072.html
01:04 <erich> dato: yeah, but I'm now just going to uninstall kde,
since I want to test the new gnome, which uses the new
01:05 <erich> they're just making the whole transition of the new dbus
harder by not testing with it yet.
01:07 <dato> haha, no.
01:07 <dato> the gnome team has it easy 'cause they know that, whenever
they want to push the version of gnome in experimental to
unstable, the new dbus will have been uploaded to sid in
01:07 <dato> (cause they work together/are the same people/etc.)
01:08 <dato> otoh, if the kde team wants to have liberty on when to
upload to unstable, they (we) can't depend on the new dbus
on experimental: what if when we want the new KDE in sid
dbus is not ready? users would be forced to go back to the
01:09 <dato> erich: you may have a bit of a point; for that, get in
touch with Christopher, e.g. by replying to that message.
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