[blfs-dev] blfs-book post from krejzi at higgs.linuxfromscratch.org requires approval

Bruce Dubbs bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Sun Jun 22 15:52:58 PDT 2014


Armin K. wrote:
> On 06/22/2014 11:13 PM, Bruce Dubbs wrote:
>> Denis Mugnier wrote:
>>> If the framework branch is merged with the book, there will be a lot of
>>> translation work. So , if possible, I want to scheduled this job ;o).
>>
>> The roll out will be complex.  We will probably be better off going slow
>> on these changes.  I doubt it will be in the next version of BLFS (early
>> September).
>>
>>    -- Bruce
>>
>
> I don't think it will be ready until September. 5.0 release is expected
> in July, but given the history, they will probably declare it "a release
> for testing only". - not something that should be used in production.
> Users should probably wait for 5.1.0 or whatever the next stable release
> might be.
>
> Also, many apps are Qt4 only and there won't be a software compilation
> releases anymore from what I've heard. Frameworks, Workspaces and
> Applications are all going to be released separatly, on separate dates,
> with separate goals, etc.

How are the terms Frameworks and Workspaces defined?  I understand apps 
and libs, but what are they trying to differentiate?

   -- Bruce




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