[qTox-dev] What should be the minimal time period between toxcore's breaking API changes and qTx release
sudden6 at gmx.at
Wed Nov 16 19:25:38 UTC 2016
Am Mittwoch, 16. November 2016, 19:00:41 schrieb Zetok Zalbavar:
> Basically this. Since qTox now has a stable, known 6-week release
> period, c-toxcore can adjust to that and release breaking changes some
> time before qTox's release.
> So what should be this minimal time period?
> Would 5 weeks before qTox's release work?
> (4 weeks effectively to adjust code, since last week is for testing)
I think this would be ok for small API changes, but a complete change in
features could be a problem. On the other hand, those changes mostly don't
appear out of nowwhere, so I think the probability of qTox going to support
them before c-toxcore makes a release is pretty high.
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