[geos-devel] [postgis-devel] GEOS C++ API deprecated? (was: PostGIS 2.5 what should be minimum requirements?)

Mateusz Loskot mateusz at loskot.net
Sun Oct 1 13:22:29 PDT 2017

On 1 October 2017 at 22:17, Sandro Santilli <strk at kbt.io> wrote:
> On Sun, Oct 01, 2017 at 10:05:43PM +0200, Mateusz Loskot wrote:
>> I only ask Sandro, as the GEOS leader/PSC member to answer one question:
>> Do you plan to practically deprecate GEOS C++ API and stop installing
>> GEOS C++ headers?
> I don't have such plan


Thank you!

> , but it could be an idea to make it more
> noisy to use (like print a warning at compile time) or harder to
> install (like a ./configure switch to do so).

To me, you could even stick  "If you use GEOS C++ API, you are an idiot"
on the front page. It does not matter.
What matters is (was) the use of word deprecate.

Best regards,
Mateusz Loskot, http://mateusz.loskot.net

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