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From Ruwan Linton <ruwan.lin...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [AXIS2] I am planning to proceed for the 1.6 release
Date Sat, 19 Feb 2011 10:24:23 GMT
+1

I had this OSGi bundle versions as a fact when I was branching. I think for
the consistency it is good to have the same version number on both bundle as
well as on the jar artifacts.

Thanks,
Ruwan

On Sat, Feb 19, 2011 at 4:13 PM, Andreas Veithen
<andreas.veithen@gmail.com>wrote:

> Until 1.5.1, Axis2 actually didn't support 3 digit version numbers
> (that's why the MARs in 1.4.1 had version number 1.41). There are
> actually two reasons why one would use 1.6.0:
>
> - In the past, some people have argued that using 3 digit Maven
> versions numbers makes the OSGi stuff easier (because that's the
> convention in OSGi). I'm not exactly sure about that because the
> bundle plugin is smart enough to add zeros where necessary, but having
> the same version numbers in OSGi and Maven may still be a valid goal.
>
> - Some people would like to synchronize the release cycles of the
> different subprojects. Although there is no clear consensus about how
> this should be done (simultaneous releases, an additional release of a
> distribution that bundles Axis2, Rampart, Sandesha2 and the
> transports, or merging the projects into a single build), the minimum
> requirement would be to synchronize at least the major version
> numbers. For Rampart there is no issue because the next version number
> would be 1.6(.0) anyway. However, for Sandesha2 and Axis2 transports,
> this would mean that we have to skip a couple of version numbers. By
> changing the convention and using 1.6.0 for all four releases, we make
> it clearer that there is a discontinuity in our versioning scheme.
>
> Therefore, my proposal is to keep 1.6.0 for Axis2, change the version
> numbers on the Rampart release branch and use 1.6.0 also for Sandesha2
> and Axis2 transports.
>
> Andreas
>
> On Sat, Feb 19, 2011 at 10:23, Ruwan Linton <ruwan.linton@gmail.com>
> wrote:
> > To be frank, I didn't check for the convention that the axis2 has been
> > using.
> >
> > Since we normally have releases of 3 decimal points, I though keeping the
> 3
> > decimal behaviour for all the releases would be good. For example, we do
> not
> > call the 1.0 just 1 as we expect to go for a 1.x releases, in the same
> > manner I thought it is good to call it 1.6.0. Anyway I am completely fine
> > with 1.6 as well.
> >
> > Do you want me to change it to 1.6?
> >
> > Ruwan
> >
> > On Sat, Feb 19, 2011 at 3:04 PM, Andreas Veithen <
> andreas.veithen@gmail.com>
> > wrote:
> >>
> >> Just a quick question. What is the reason for using 1.6.0 as a version
> >> number instead of 1.6? That doesn't follow the conventions the Axis2
> >> project has used in the past.
> >>
> >> Andreas
> >>
> >> On Sat, Feb 19, 2011 at 09:07, Ruwan Linton <ruwan.linton@gmail.com>
> >> wrote:
> >> > Folks,
> >> >
> >> > I am planning to proceed for the axis2 1.6 release from the 1.6
> branch.
> >> > I
> >> > hope there are no more changes to be done for the 1.6.0 release
> >> >
> >> > Thanks,
> >> > Ruwan
> >> >
> >> > --
> >> > Ruwan Linton
> >> > Member, Apache Software Foundation; http://www.apache.org
> >> > Software Architect & Product Manager, WSO2 Inc.; http://wso2.org
> >> > phone: +1 408 754 7388 ext 51789
> >> > email: ruwan@wso2.com; cell: +94 77 341 3097
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> >> >
> >>
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> >
> >
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> >
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-- 
Ruwan Linton
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<http://wso2.org>

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