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From Jonathan Sharp <forjsh...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Archiva to Attic? Asking contribution
Date Mon, 19 Sep 2016 13:50:45 GMT
One of the sessions at the JavaOne conference is about contributing to Open
Source, there is a live stream today - starts at 12:30 PDT (in 5 hr 40
mins).

On Sep 16, 2016 10:06 PM, "Mehul Sanghvi" <mehul.sanghvi@gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi Olivier,
>
>       Yes I understand that its an open-source project.  I've made
> contributions (within my abilities) to several
> open-source projects that I have used for myself.
>
>        My interest in Archiva is different in the sense that its not for
> personal use, but for corporate use.  What happens, once I'm gone or move
> to another project ?  I'd have to think about who will maintain it,  will
> they have time to contribute, etc.
>
>         Personally I like Archiva over Nexus OSS.
>
>
>
> cheers,
>
>      mehul
>
>
>
> On Tue, Sep 13, 2016 at 8:57 PM, Olivier Lamy <olamy@apache.org> wrote:
>
> > Hi Mehul,
> > First you need to understand Apache Archiva is an opensource project
> > maintained by volunteers (which accept help :-) ).
> > So depending on those volunteers spare time, the activity can vary a lot.
> > I was just asking other here.
> > It looks we may have find Martin who looks happy to help.
> > I cannot promise you anything on the project.
> > Remember it's opensource depending on committer spare time.
> >
> > Olivier
> >
> >
> >
> > On 13 September 2016 at 22:24, Mehul Sanghvi <mehul.sanghvi@gmail.com>
> > wrote:
> >
> > > I just joined the users mailing list a couple of days, to start looking
> > at
> > > Archiva.  I am coming from a Nexus
> > > background, but to get things like staging repositories, we have to pay
> > for
> > > all the other junk that we don't want.
> > >
> > > Based on this email thread, it seems Archiva might be starting to head
> > down
> > > on the road toward the archives.
> > >
> > > Should I still consider a move to Archiva ?
> > >
> > > cheers,
> > >
> > >       mehul
> > >
> > >
> > > On Mon, Sep 12, 2016 at 3:24 PM, Martin Stockhammer <
> > m.stockhammer@web.de>
> > > wrote:
> > >
> > > > Hi Olivier,
> > > >
> > > > I like archiva, because it's simple and lightweight comparing to
> nexus
> > > and
> > > > artifactory.
> > > > It has some advantages to the other two main repository
> > implementations:
> > > > - You can deploy it on any application server (e.g. we use it on
> > > WebSphere)
> > > > - it does not claim to be a "multipurpose all providing" repository,
> > it's
> > > > only
> > > >  a simple maven repository with a basic set of permission roles
> > > > - it's completely open source
> > > >
> > > > There are some issues that could/should be solved but I think it's
> ok,
> > > when
> > > > there are no major changes the next time.
> > > > I'm willing to help (I have already sent some pull requests via
> github)
> > > and
> > > > looking forward to suggestions what could be improved.
> > > >
> > > > I must say, it was very easy to setup the build environment. The
> maven
> > > > build
> > > > and tests are working very well. And the code where I had to
> > investigate
> > > > some
> > > > issues was clear and understandable (great work!).
> > > >
> > > > So if I can help, feel free to contact me. I'm subscribed to the
> > mailing
> > > > lists
> > > > already.
> > > >
> > > > Greetings
> > > >
> > > > Martin
> > > >
> > > >
> > > > > Hi everyone,
> > > > > I'm a bit sad to say I don't have anymore a lot of time to
> contribute
> > > to
> > > > > the project.
> > > > > We have a very limited number of contributor.
> > > > > So we ask if you are interested to help/contribute to the project.
> > > > > Otherwise we will have to move the project to the Attic land [1]
> > > > > Let us know if you are interested!
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > > > Cheers
> > > > > --
> > > > > Olivier Lamy on behalf of Apache Archiva PMC
> > > > > http://twitter.com/olamy | http://linkedin.com/in/olamy
> > > > >
> > > > > [1] http://attic.apache.org/
> > > >
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > > --
> > > Mehul N. Sanghvi
> > > email: mehul.sanghvi@gmail.com
> > >
> >
> >
> >
> > --
> > Olivier Lamy
> > http://twitter.com/olamy | http://linkedin.com/in/olamy
> >
>
>
>
> --
> Mehul N. Sanghvi
> email: mehul.sanghvi@gmail.com
>

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