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Re: Webkit Reports (and other deprecated modules) future


I'm voting for option 3 as we may think that bug fixes will still be merged
on v8

so for feature modules AFAIK is the way we already do.

2014-09-22 9:47 GMT+02:00 Lionel Sausin <ls@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>:

> Le 22/09/2014 08:58, Alexandre Fayolle a écrit :
>> The proper way of handling this would be to propose an *addon* to OCA
>> adding the papersize feature / report with no margin.
> We tried that and it's a mess too. The original code is not modular, so
> that makes big chunks of copy-paste for every 2 line patches, and the
> modules won't even be compatible with each other.
> So I see no other choice but to fork (and it's OK too). I can see 3 ways
> we can do it:
> 1/ each of us maintains his own branch until after v9 (current situation)
> 2/ we share a single module called "report_webkit_community" that will
> host a complete copy/paste of the official module, and which replaces all
> the standard objects at runtime (inherit without calling super() )
> 3/ we make a feature-branch to host all our patches - those who want to
> use it can merge it on their own instance. If hosted by OCA, it could be be
> something like OCB/7.0-feature-base_report_webkit. Would OCA be willing
> to bear the burden of reviewing PRs on this branch - and the probable
> others regarding document_ftp, project_long_term, ... ? Then OCB would
> become "Odoo Comunity Branches" :)
> Lionel.
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