Some thoughts 2/3: Preparing 3.9
cputney at wiresong.ca
Sun Sep 12 15:48:49 UTC 2004
On Sep 12, 2004, at 6:08 AM, stéphane ducasse wrote:
> for 3.9 we (marcus and me at least) would like to see the following
> tools integrated into the image:
> - RB engine
> - services
> - shout
> - OmniBrowser
> Now what is important is to identify the changes that are done over
> 3.7 basic and minimise then by:
> - checking if they are really worth
> - analysing the extensions or patches and introducing them separately
> into the basic image.
> If there are missing hooks then they should be separated and
> harvested into the basic image
> so that other tools can use them.
> So what I would like to know if the interested parties are ok with
> this plan?
Yes, this sounds like a good plan to me.
The current version of OmniBrowser makes no changes to the base system,
only additions. However, in order to be a convenient replacement for
the default browser, I'll need to change the way cmd-b and similar
keystrokes are handled. So I'll be introducing patches to basic to make
Beyond that I want do some work to make Shout and the RB services
integrate cleanly with OB.
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