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From Stephen McConnell <mcconn...@apache.org>
Subject Re: DTD compat -- red herring?
Date Sun, 18 Aug 2002 21:49:01 GMT

Nicola Ken Barozzi wrote:

> Here is my proposed action plan.
> 1) Merlin/Fortress people do not commit code to the Phoenix CVS that 
> is about Merlin/Fortress stuff. Phoenix is in beta IIRC, and things 
> are already fixed. Let's get on with a release.
> 2) With the help of Paul Hammant, Peter Royal & friends we start a 
> *profitable* discussion about what Merlin has to give Avalon, what the 
> proposed new DTD gives, and get an agreement to a common DTD.
> Since we already have now two Containers (Merlin/Fortress in dev and 
> Phoenix stable) that can use Cornerstone, and since Peter Donald seems 
> to be going in the same direction of deprecating Blockinfo, we finally 
> can lay out the one and only Avalon Component Spec.
> 3) We write documentation on how to use Merlin/Fortress in Phoenix.
> I want to be able to run a Merlin/Fortress App in Phoenix, and I think 
> it's really possible.
> What the Merlin/Fortress integration is showing is that instead of 
> three containers we can simply a layered container: Phoenix contains 
> Merlin contains Fortress.
> With Fortress and Merlin there is overlap that is being overcome.
> We'd have to do it with Merlin/Phoenix too.

This is a practical and workable plan.
Let's do it!



Stephen J. McConnell

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