[poppler] [RFC] Drop the qt4 frontend at the end of the year

Albert Astals Cid aacid at kde.org
Mon Jul 31 21:57:00 UTC 2017

El diumenge, 21 de maig de 2017, a les 18:48:46 CEST, Albert Astals Cid va 
> Hi, as mentioned partially in another thread I'd like to drop the qt4
> frontend at the end of the year.
> Reasons:
>  * Qt upstream stopped supporting Qt4 in May 2015
>  * KDE (one of the major Qt users) will stop releasing apps based in Qt4 at
> the end of the year too.
> I would not mind keeping the code if someone else steps up to maintain it,
> but *personally* I will not care about it, or have qt4 installed to check
> if things even compile after the end of the year.

Noone really oposed (I understand Linwood is happy to use Arthur though the 
qt5 frontend) so we'll be dropping the qt4 frontend in the december release.


> Cheers,
>   Albert
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