[Development] qtphonon's status.

Rohan McGovern rohan.mcgovern at nokia.com
Mon May 21 00:37:09 CEST 2012

Stephen Kelly said:
> On Thursday, May 17, 2012 18:31:43 lars.knoll at nokia.com wrote:
> > I don't want to maintain a fork of phonon on qt-project if the developers
> > decided they want to continue within the KDE infrastructure. phonon should
> > have one upstream place where it is being developed.
> > 
> > I'd say let's deprecate the module and remove it from qt5.git. We can keep
> > the code around for some time if someone sees some value in it.
> I don't understand this part.
> What's the difference between webkit and phonon in this regard?

One difference is that qtwebkit in Qt5 is sometimes updated by the
QtWebKit developers to point to a snapshot expected to work with the
rest of qt5.git (so that e.g. the qtwebkit SHA1 pointed to by the
qt-v5.0.0-alpha1 tag in qt5.git is accurate).

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