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From sebb <seb...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Remove old projects (more than 4 year in ATTIC)
Date Thu, 15 Feb 2018 18:24:00 GMT
On 15 February 2018 at 13:11, jan iversen <jancasacondor@gmail.com> wrote:
> On Thu, 15 Feb 2018 at 12:05, sebb <sebbaz@gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> Just in case it is not obvious, I am -1 to the removal of the
>> .htaccess files under old retired TLPs UNLESS another way is found to
>> continue to redirect users.
>
> To me it was not obvious before I saw your comment on the ticket.
>
>>
>>
>> Also, I feel a fundamental change such as this should be discussed in
>> a separate thread, rather than buried deep in an another thread about
>> project ACE.
>
> That is a very valid point, and nothing is stopping you from opening a
> separate thread.

Ideally the person wishing to change the status quo should do this.

>
> Let me try to sum up.
>
>
> Henk prefers to remove the directories and the .htaccess files
> Sebb is against removal (unless it is kept in another form)
> I have no strong opinion, but have given my +1 in favour of Henk.
>
> I would of course prefer a solution where we have consensus, and thus urge
> Henk/Sebb to try and find that.
>
> Any other opinions or comments ? If not majority “wins” and the ticket will
> be reopened sometime next week.

Sorry, but I don't think the vote is valid in its present form.

> have a nice weekend.
> rgds
> jan i
>
>
>>
>>
>>
>>
>> On 14 February 2018 at 14:52, sebb <sebbaz@gmail.com> wrote:
>> > On 14 February 2018 at 12:55, Henk P. Penning <penning@uu.nl> wrote:
>> >> On Wed, 14 Feb 2018, jan iversen wrote:
>> >>
>> >>> Date: Wed, 14 Feb 2018 13:07:56 +0100
>> >>> From: jan iversen <jancasacondor@gmail.com>
>> >>> To: general@attic.apache.org
>> >>> Subject: Re: project ACE.
>> >>>
>> >>> On Wed, 14 Feb 2018 at 10:16, Henk P. Penning <penning@uu.nl>
wrote:
>> >>
>> >>
>> >>>>    If there are no objections, I'll ask infra to
>> >>>>
>> >>>>      svn rm https://dist.apache.org/repos/dist/release/XXX
>> >>>>
>> >>>>    for XXX = hivemind shale beehive ibatis excalibur harmony
>> >>>>              jakarta xml esme stdcxx xmlbeans
>> >>>
>> >>>
>> >>>
>> >>> +1
>> >>
>> >>
>> >>   Thanks.
>> >>
>> >>> Solely out of curiosity, do you know approx. how much space it will
>> free ?
>> >>
>> >>
>> >>   Absolutely nothing :-) These projs only have
>> >>
>> >>     /dist/XXX/.htaccess
>> >
>> > If this is removed, I think it should be replaced with a redirect to
>> > the archives.
>> >
>> >>   I just want to unclutter /dist/ ; and consequently, for instance :
>> >>
>> >>     https://checker.apache.org/
>> >
>> > Surely you can check for .htaccess and ignore the folder accordingly?
>> >
>> >>> Jan i
>> >>
>> >>
>> >>   Thanks ; regards,
>> >>
>> >>
>> >>   HPP
>> >>
>> >> ------------------------------------------------------------   _
>> >> Henk P. Penning, ICT-beta                 R Uithof MG-403    _/ \_
>> >> Faculty of Science, Utrecht University    T +31 30 253 4106 / \_/ \
>> >> Leuvenlaan 4, 3584CE Utrecht, NL          F +31 30 253 4553 \_/ \_/
>> >> http://www.staff.science.uu.nl/~penni101/ M penning@uu.nl     \_/
>>
> --
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