ant-dev mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From Conor MacNeill <co...@cortexebusiness.com.au>
Subject Re: Ant 1.9 & Task Packaging
Date Tue, 22 Jan 2002 14:50:27 GMT
Peter Donald wrote:
 >

> Ant2 has not happened because the only reason some people want to contribute 
> to it is to see their names as authors and they want to "own" ant core and 
> control its evolution to one degree or another. 


Are you referring to me? That's OK - I still love ya, Pete, but please, 
let us not be coy.

>>Further, if we're really moving to a container architecture with Ant2, then
>>we should define a spec for the build file, execution engine, and task
>>extensions API through a JSR and have a separate jakarta project for the
>>optional task libraries, similar to the "taglibs" project that provides
>>libraries for extending JSP. That project would build many jar files, which
>>could be included in the project via build file reference & descriptor as
>>mentioned above.
>>
> 
> +1
> 
> I have campaigned for this many a time but everytime there is a committer 
> that will veto it ... 
> 

Just to be clear - you are not supporting a JSR style process, are you?

Conor


--
To unsubscribe, e-mail:   <mailto:ant-dev-unsubscribe@jakarta.apache.org>
For additional commands, e-mail: <mailto:ant-dev-help@jakarta.apache.org>


Mime
View raw message