[webkit-dev] WebCore Code Cleanup
David D. Kilzer
ddkilzer at kilzer.net
Wed Dec 7 09:24:51 PST 2005
Err...wasn't "merging between khtml" one of the main reasons why WebKit
was made available as open source, or did I miss something at WWDC 2005?
On Tue, Dec 06, 2005 at 02:10:02PM -0800, 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.
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