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From Stephan Bergmann <>
Subject Re: OOO and LibreOffice.
Date Fri, 08 Jul 2011 11:17:39 GMT
On Jul 8, 2011, at 12:58 PM, Mathias Bauer wrote:
> On 08.07.2011 12:50, Armin Le Grand wrote:
>> I just want to mention that with the variable cleanup in OOo I had 1010 
>> conflicting files on aw080 on the next resync, in average with 4-5 
>> conflicts due to the fact that I already had changed the variables in 
>> the refactored code to something useful. This took me nealry 1 1/2 weeks 
>> where not really something productive could happen, just resynching and 
>> getting all compiled an running again.
>> So, please, when You do such changes, keep in mind that this will 
>> produce a lot of work for people which You may not have on Your radar...
> Good point. So it might make sense to integrate large cws before doing
> any janitory work on the code base.

It might make even more sense to move to a development model with much more frequent integrations
than what we did with CWSs in the past.  But that's getting off topic for this thread (and
should be discussed once fresh development on the new repo actually takes place).

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