[webkit-dev] WebCore Code Cleanup

George Staikos staikos at kde.org
Tue Dec 6 15:31:06 PST 2005

On Tuesday 06 December 2005 17:10, Eric Seidel wrote:
> As I mentioned in my previous email to Alexey, I think there are
> smaller, cleaner ways of achieving the same goal.
> Unfortunately the "it's hard to merge between khtml" isn't a very
> strong argument anymore, given how far we've diverged in the last 4.5
> years.  (RefPtr, #APPLE_CHANGES, JSC gc changes, QualifiedName being
> just a few on a long list).
> The goal here is to make the source as clean and readable as
> possible.  Perhaps then merging at a file-level (as we're currently
> attempting with kdom/ksvg2) will be a more viable approach.

  I don't doubt there's something better.  It's just frustrating that we have 
an initiative to merge things underway and the diff is simultaneously getting 
larger and larger.

George Staikos
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