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From Jing Xue <>
Subject Re: status of official ivy repo?
Date Wed, 11 Jul 2007 15:14:51 GMT

Quoting Jing Xue <>:

> Take a library as basic as commons-logging for an example. In its pom,
> it depends on avalon-framework, avalon's logkit, and a few other
> things, while depending on your logging configuration usually only part
> of those are actually _required_ at neither compile-time nor run-time.

"... at compile-time or run-time"

> It's no wonder applications using maven typically have a bloated lib
> directory - especially when they use big "conglomerates" like spring or
> hibernate. OK, I'll stop before this turns into maven-bashing. 8-)

A more important correction: of course when it gets to maven a bloated  
"classpath" rather than lib is what I meant.


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