Draft Product Description for Fedora Workstation
kevin.kofler at chello.at
Mon Nov 4 20:38:56 UTC 2013
Florian Müllner wrote:
> This does not work if the unstable package depends on an unstable
> version of a dependency shared with the stable system, e.g. if kate
> depends on an experimental Qt version, your current choice is to not
> test it or have all of KDE use an unstable version of Qt.
Well, yes, if new libraries are needed, the kde-unstable updates will also
upgrade those libraries. (It doesn't usually happen with Qt, but it is the
norm for kdelibs and can also happen with some other libraries.) I still
think this is less of a mess than having BOTH the stable/legacy AND the
unstable/new library on the system.
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