[openbeos] Re: Openness vs. Roadmap

  • From: "Ryan Leavengood" <leavengood@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: openbeos@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Mon, 14 May 2007 20:55:38 -0400

On 5/14/07, Axel Dörfler <axeld@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

While we have nothing set into stone yet, the general consensus was
that we'll switch to GCC 4 and will rework the API a bit - but still
try to keep compatibility by providing compatibility libraries that
will allow you to seemlessly use your old stuff; just new apps won't
work on older Haiku versions, then. We'll see how that will work out.

In other words, source code compatibility but not binary compatibility, right?

That seems reasonable to me.

Ryan

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