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Month: January 2012

Re: [trinity-devel] Trinity Renaming Project

From: "Timothy Pearson" <kb9vqf@...>
Date: Fri, 6 Jan 2012 21:29:16 -0600
>> Yesterday I downloaded a mirror image
>> of the GIT repository. 3.9 GB. :)
>> I have been updating and revising my build scripts with
>> many obvious things but I suspect the renaming project will
>> throw a few speed bumps into the build process.
>> The etherpad has helped some. Yet is there anything
>> specific or generic we need to know? A list of "gotchas"?
>> Environment variables that have not been renamed? Etc.
> Are all known environment variables renamed?

Probably not.  As you or others run across them they should be added to
the end of the renaming Etherpad so that I am aware of them.

> To what extent will the renaming project continue? Although core level
> packages names are changed, and a few various source files, such as
> tdeversion.h, I notice only two run-time apps have been renamed: kdesu to
> tdesu and kdesudo to tdesudo.

I don't want to get into renaming applications.  tdesu and tdesudo were
just so obvious that I had to rename them. ;-)

> Have other apps been renamed?

Not that I know of, except some core apps that users shouldn't run
manually (such as kwin->twin)

> Will other apps or packages be renamed? For example, koffice to toffice
> (kword to tword, etc.)?

Probably not, unless we are asked by another project.