ABI/API break libxfce4util for 4.10?
nickschermer at gmail.com
Tue Jun 14 21:27:42 CEST 2011
On Tue, Jun 14, 2011 at 9:25 PM, Christoph Mende <angelos at gentoo.org> wrote:
> On Tue, 2011-06-14 at 19:39 +0200, Nick Schermer wrote:
>> On Fri, Jun 10, 2011 at 9:29 PM, Nick Schermer <nickschermer at gmail.com> wrote:
>> > Devs,
>> > There are a couple of deprecated api's in libxfce4util and also some
>> > changes that will break the abi. I'd like to merge those for 4.10. The
>> > things that are changed do not affect the Xfce core and most likely
>> > also none of the other modules, however to do this safely the abi
>> > version number needs to be bumped (== so-name change).
>> > Anybody against this merge?
>> > http://git.xfce.org/xfce/libxfce4util/log/?h=nick/abi-changes
>> On a side note; packager can also comment on this.
> Wanted to do this anyway ;)
> I don't really see a problem here, since only dead plugins are affected,
> this can be seen as some kind of spring cleaning... in the summer.
> So the Gentoo vote on this: DO IT!
I'm quite sure nobody uses the removed code, so after compilation even
old plugin will work fine.
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