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Re: svn commit: r33335 - in trunk: . build build/generator build/generator/swig build/win32

From: Greg Stein <gstein_at_gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 30 Sep 2008 09:39:34 -0700

Nope. That's never been the policy. Most of us don't have Windows
systems, so we have never been obligated to verify that our changes
remain compatible there.

On Tue, Sep 30, 2008 at 9:33 AM, Blair Zajac <blair_at_orcaware.com> wrote:
> The advice I have is if one is making changes for a newer version of a
> dependency is to find a system or do a build that has the old version of the
> dependency and apply the diff to the old system to ensure it works. One
> ideally shouldn't have to rely upon other developers to catch these issues,
> the committer should take care to see that their changes are compatible with
> both systems.
>
> Blair
>
> Greg Stein wrote:
>>
>> I see no reason to not make changes for additional compatibility. I did
>> examine one his constructs to ensure it remained compatible with 2.2.
>>
>>
>> On Sep 30, 2008, at 8:33, Eric Gillespie <epg_at_pretzelnet.org> wrote:
>>
>>> Greg Stein <gstein_at_gmail.com> writes:
>>>
>>>>>> Author: arfrever
>>>>>> Date: Sun Sep 28 08:06:24 2008
>>>>>> New Revision: 33335
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Log:
>>>>>> Python 3 compatibility:
>>>
>>> This "must support latest version" dance is really getting out of
>>> hand now.
>>>
>>> --Eric Gillespie <*> epg_at_pretzelnet.org
>

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