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From: Vladimir Prus (ghost_at_[hidden])
Date: 2007-10-07 13:06:50

Bill Hoffman wrote:

> After my post, I realized that I could phase this better. At no point
> did KDE not use CVS CMake. They never maintained a "KDE" copy
> of CMake. Any changes made to CMake for KDE were put directly into
> the main development tree of CMake. Now, there were times when
> they could not use an official release of CMake, and had to use
> development snapshots which I created for them.

This does not contradict with what I've claimed:

        "you could not build KDE by any released version of CMake"

Also, you also confirmed that for KDE, some changes were made in CMake.
Therefore, the claim that Boost would only have to maintain CMake description,
and don't ever touch, or request changes in CMake itself, is not backed up
by KDE's experience.

- Volodya

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