[Sugar-devel] [ANNOUNCE] Please update your activity info files for deprecated fields
Gary C Martin
gary at garycmartin.com
Fri Feb 20 12:04:11 EST 2009
On 20 Feb 2009, at 11:14, Simon Schampijer wrote:
> Dear activity developers,
> there are two deprecated fields in the activity.info 
> 'service_name' is deprecated please use 'bundle-id' instead.
> 'class' is deprecated and you should use the 'exec' command instead.
> reason for the switch is that the exec command follows better the
> general freedesktop standard 
Thanks, didn't know about that change in spec... was just about to
alter my 'class' to 'exec', but before I do, how far back does exec
support go in Sugar? I don't want to break backwards compatibility for
Would you recommend I put both class and exec line in the .info file?
> The sooner you get this in the better. Deprecated things get dropped
> some point, latest with the next major release (in this case 1.0) -
> will be informed again of course.
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