[webkit-dev] Layering weirdness in chrome tree
eric at webkit.org
Wed Nov 11 10:35:38 PST 2009
Would one of you mind filing a bug and CCing fishd and dglazkov?
On Tue, Nov 10, 2009 at 12:02 PM, Adam Barth <abarth at webkit.org> wrote:
> That sounds like a bug to me. Historically the chromium port hasn't
> had a strong distinction between WebKit and WebCore/platform, but I
> think it's a worthwhile distinction to make.
> On Tue, Nov 10, 2009 at 11:53 AM, Oliver Hunt <oliver at apple.com> wrote:
>> I just noticed that there are a bunch of WebCore platform implementations
>> being landed in Chrome's WebKit API rather than in WebCore/platform. This
>> seems incorrect to me as there is no other place where this sort of
>> mis-layering occurred, the obvious files that stand out are:
>> I see no obvious reason for these being placed in WebKit -- as far as I can
>> tell these represent a layering violation: it's not possible to build the
>> WebCore directory into it's own library due to the hard dependency on the
>> chrome webkit 'api'.
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