[webkit-dev] More thoughts on cleaning up the root directory
morrita at google.com
Mon Dec 27 02:47:27 PST 2010
Hi, thank you for leading the reorg.
> Platform/ (was WebCore/platform)
I'd like to keep platform directory under WebCore if there is no strong reason.
Classes under WebCore/platform have WebCore namespace,
and the boundary between platform/ and rest of WebCore isn't clear for me.
(For example, there is rendering/RenderThemeMac.mm and
We also often change platform and non-platform classes at the same
time, that implies these tight coupling.
So having these classes under same top directory will make the
changelog more readable.
> + Contents WebKitLibraries
> == UNSURE ==
> In this layout, I haven't merged PerformanceTests and RegressionTests
> for two reasons. First, the natural name, Tests, conflicts with
> tab-completing Tools. Second, folks so commonly access the current
> LayoutTests directory that it seems a bit inefficient to place it
> another level lower in the directory hierarchy.
> Comments welcome, of course. :)
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