[Sugar-devel] Deprecation policy - was: About show-launcher option

Daniel Narvaez dwnarvaez at gmail.com
Sat Jan 18 04:45:14 EST 2014

On 14 January 2014 15:16, Manuel Quiñones <manuq at laptop.org> wrote:

> 2014/1/13 Daniel Narvaez <dwnarvaez at gmail.com>:
> > So, to summarize what I'm proposing on top of what Manuel posted
> >
> > * All interfaces which are not prefixed with an underscore are public.
> Yes, and we should also add the __all__ = [] to private modules.
> > * The authoritative source for deprecated interfaces and their timeframe
> is
> > a page in sugar-docs.
> And we have our first addition: icon_size .  I can prepare a patch,
> but we should discuss for how long we will keep it.  One cycle?

My gut feeling was 2 years, which seems to correspond to Gonzalo more
researched suggestion :)

We need to add the gconf keys to the list too by the way and I think 2
years is reasonable there too.
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