avalon-dev mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From Nicola Ken Barozzi <nicola...@apache.org>
Subject Re: [Vote:Avalon4] fortress
Date Wed, 11 Dec 2002 00:08:26 GMT

Berin Loritsch wrote:
> From: Peter Donald [mailto:peter@realityforge.org]
> What to use? Basically it would depend on what you want to 
> deploy to. If you 
> are writing a standalone server of some kind I would suggest 
> using Phoenix. 
> If you are writing something to embed inside other apps (like 
> in a webapp) 
> then the only released container is ECM ... which implements 
> things in a way 
> we no longer approvie of. In which case I would recomend Fortress.
> I have crossed this to avalon-dev so hopefully someone will 
> be able to give 
> you more of an idea of when Fortress is lined up for release.
> The big reason for the delay actually has to do with the fact
> that Avalon is now a TLP, and it wasn't a good time for the
> community to force something out the door.
> Because Avalon is ready for a release, and was being prepared
> for it prior to Avalon PMC, I would like to now get consensus
> on releasing Fortress 1.0 to the public.  It is the result of
> the efforts of myself, Marcus Crafter, Stephen McConnel (he
> helped in some places), Leo S. (can't remember if it was Sutic
> or Simmons :/ ), and Peter D. (cleanups).  There were, I believe,
> other developers helping out here and there.  There are people
> impatiently waiting for it.
> Vote for Fortress 1.0 release for our user's happiness?


Usually I would have voted positively, but ATM, I don't see the value 
for users of using Fortress as released versus unreleased, given that 
there are still important unresolved issues about the future container.
Instead, I see that we will have to support something that we already 
know is going to be different from the new solution we are carving.

Nicola Ken Barozzi                   nicolaken@apache.org
             - verba volant, scripta manent -
    (discussions get forgotten, just code remains)

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

View raw message