Thursday, 5 December 2013

Re: qreal change in Qt 5.2

On 05/12/13 05:26, Timo Jyrinki wrote:
> 2013/12/4 Dmitry Shachnev <>:
>> Also, IIRC, nothing was decided about the SONAME stuff (and I would really want
>> if we got synchronized with Debian on (not)doing the bump).
> I'd go for not bumping SONAME and doing all rebuilds at once. Debian
> should lead the way, and since they seem to do either this or not
> switch from float on arm, this seems a lot better option for the
> future. According to the bug report Fedora already switched without a
> bump.
> -Timo

I second this. Please don't bump the soname independently of upstream as
this will leave Ubuntu's Qt5 stack permanently ABI incompatible with
everybody else, making it impossible for people to use pre-built
binaries on Ubuntu that depend on Qt and aren't shipped in our archive.

- Chris

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