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Month: October 2011

Re: [trinity-devel] Trinity 3.5.13 Release Date

From: "Timothy Pearson" <kb9vqf@...>
Date: Sun, 23 Oct 2011 18:53:40 -0500
> On Sun, Oct 23, 2011 at 11:08 PM, Timothy Pearson <
> kb9vqf@...> wrote:
>> <snip>
>> > Forgive me if I missed something on this thread but I'm talking mostly
>> > from
>> > what I've saw in the most recent SVN releases: isn't it better to
>> postpone
>> > due to what may be a lack of polish that might drive away users in the
>> > same
>> > way KDE 4 and GNOME have done recently?
>> <snip>
>> Is this "lack of polish" made up of regressions from 3.5.12, or was the
>> same "lack of polish" present in 3.5.12 as well?  If the former, then I
>> need to look into it, if the latter, then the release should go ahead as
>> scheduled.
> There are some bugs I noticed but I have only compared with KDE 3.5.10.
> Jabber support in Kopete hasn't been working for me and I've noticed some
> bugs with KRandR that I need to better understand before filling a bug
> report. KNetworkManager also needs some bug fixing but it is actually
> working so that depends on the goals of the project for each release and,
> as
> you say, 3.5.12 doesn't compile on current distros, which is very bad.
> What's next, 3.5.14 or 3.6?
> Best regards,
> Tiago

3.5.14 will be next.  3.6.0 should in theory follow that, but it will
depend on community support for getting the bugs fixed.

I would appreciate bug reports for any regressions from KDE 3.5.10.  Also,
knetworkmanager will be going away unless someone steps up to rewrite it
for the completely changed NM 0.9 API.