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Wed Jun 18 18:44:19 CDT 2008
On Wed, Jun 18, 2008 at 7:41 PM, Steven Edwards <winehacker at gmail.com> wrote:
> I think the person that submits the patch should take the effort to
> make sure the fix applies to 1.0.x if they care about it and post a
> patch for that to the bug also. If there is backporting work involved
> in getting it to apply I don't think its reasonable to expect that to
> be multiplied by hundreds or thousands of patches.
Sorry I want to be clear. I mean I think its unreasonable to be
maintained by Alexandre for hundreds or thousands of patches if there
is a good bit of backporting. Assuming as my second paragraph does
that 1.0.x is with us for a long time to come there could be a good
bit of work in a year or two just to get a simple fix to apply.
"There is one thing stronger than all the armies in the world, and
that is an idea whose time has come." - Victor Hugo
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