[geos-devel] [postgis-devel] RFC6 - Drop GEOS C++ API at GEOS 3.8

Mateusz Loskot mateusz at loskot.net
Mon Oct 2 01:25:32 PDT 2017

On 2 October 2017 at 10:08, Regina Obe <lr at pcorp.us> wrote:
> On 2 October 2017 at 09:30, Bas Couwenberg <sebastic at xs4all.nl> wrote:
>> On 2017-10-02 09:13, Mateusz Loskot wrote:
>>>> As Bas said already it causes packagers headaches.
>>> So, the solution is to take the toys away from the kids...
>>> Please help us understand your point of view. Why do you want to keep
>>> the
>>> C++ API?
>> Please, don't try to help me solve my problems.
>> Those are orthogonal to the matter discussed here.
> They are not orthogonal when your use is hurting me.
> At that point you've made your problem my problem and I need to solve yours to solve mine.

I only ask to keep deploying all GEOS headers and libraries, that's it.

You think that is dangerous because some projects may prefer to stick
to C++ API,
so you want to prevent them from such freedom of choice.

Please, consider me out of this discussion.

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

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