Proposed changes for Pidgin 2.7.0
khc at hxbc.us
Wed Jul 15 23:15:00 EDT 2009
On Wed, 2009-07-15 at 21:11 +0300, Jani Monoses wrote:
> >> discontinue support for very ancient versions of glib, but I think,
> >> minimally, we ought to compile on an out of the box debian stable and
> >> out of the box most recent rhel. I don't know off the top of my head
> >> what versions these would be.
> Is a server oriented and stability-focused distro like RHEL that
> important when deciding Pidgin dependencies? I doubt that catering for
> distros that make up less than 1% of the desktop Linux user base is a
> good trade-off when making developers' and the vast majority of users'
> lives easier.
RHEL is not just server oriented, many companies use it (or Centos) for
-khc (who has many coworkers who are still using centos 4)
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