Changes between Version 2 and Version 3 of WebKitGTK/DependenciesPolicy


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Timestamp:
Jun 23, 2017 10:55:33 AM (4 years ago)
Author:
Michael Catanzaro
Comment:

Policy now applies only to runtime dependencies, not to build toolchain

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  • WebKitGTK/DependenciesPolicy

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    44 * We support each Ubuntu LTS until one year after the release of the next Ubuntu LTS.
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    6 In effect, it means that WebKit updates will be buildable for any particular distribution for roughly three years. It also means that we cannot use new compiler features during that time.
     6In effect, it means that WebKit updates will be buildable for any particular distribution for roughly three years. (We will consider lengthening this support period up to five years if requested by a distribution that intends to provide WebKit security updates during this time.)
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     8This policy applies to runtime dependencies to ensure smooth updates for users. It does not apply to the build toolchain. A compiler other than the default compiler in an otherwise-supported distribution may be required to build.