> - snit-qt received it last commit almost three years from now:
> (actually it will be three years old the day we release Jessie)
Probably because sni-qt is considered finished. I'm sure that's the
case for many other projects out there.
> - The bug list is:
> The most recent bug there has been opened in August last year, received
> priority high in December and is still open.
Doesn't affect KDE, so it's not really relevant here tbh.
> Now this looks like dead code to me. I'm reluctant to package something that
> is already dead upstream except if I'm going to maintain it as upstream myself
> (which I'm not planning to do). Much more reluctant to patch Qt4 just for
> letting something dead upstream to work.
> So at very least I would require a nice and alive sni-qt upstream to even
> consider patching Qt4.
> And again: I don't care about proprietary stuff. They adapt or they die, much
> in the same way they treat us.
Except that there are multiple opensource Qt 4 apps that use
QSystemTray and will have a non functioning systray icon in Plasma 5.
I really find the situation to be unacceptable in it's current form to