[maemo-developers] [maemo-developers] API changes from Maemo 2.1 (Scirocco) to 3.0 (Bora), and Herring

From: Murray Cumming murrayc at murrayc.com
Date: Fri Dec 15 14:45:16 EET 2006
On Fri, 2006-12-15 at 11:41 +0200, Carlos Guerreiro wrote:
> As promised, here is an overview of the API changes made from Maemo 2.1 
> (Scirocco) to 3.0 (Bora):
> http://maemo.org/maemowiki/ApiChangesSciroccoBoraHerring


Presumably some things, such as the HildonColorChooser* stuff deprecates
other stuff, such as HildonColorButton. It would be nice if that page
(and the API documentation) documented that.

I have a minor but annoying bug about this particular set of widgets in
bugzilla, by the way:
(though maemo's bugzilla seems to be very slow at the moment)

> Many of them can already be found in Herring. In fact, you can use 
> Herring to get a good approximation
> of how your app will port to Maemo 3.0 Bora.
> Please note that this is still a draft and incomplete. We are still 
> collecting and verifying this information.

Deprecation documentation of the last set of stuff is also not complete:

If this was done properly using gtk-doc, then you could have nice lists
of new and deprecated API, like GTK+ has:

Murray Cumming
murrayc at murrayc.com

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