2018-02-23 14:50 GMT-03:00 Stephan Eggermont <step...@stack.nl>:
> Sven Van Caekenberghe <s...@stfx.eu> wrote:
>> Cleanups at the level of Object are particularly valuable.
> It needs to be done in a way that is sustainable. That means with a code
> rewrite rule. Deprecations are not enough. The number of people who can
> migrate forwards older code is very small, especially as we are missing
> crucial parts of design discussion that took place on slack and were not
> copied to mail.
Why not both?
With a noisy enough deprecation warning and a handy rewrite rules
script it would ease the transition.
AFAIR the procedure was to mark as deprecated in one release and
remove completely in the next one.
Esteban A. Maringolo