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From Reinhard Poetz <reinh...@apache.org>
Subject Status of kernel
Date Sun, 08 Aug 2004 16:22:33 GMT
Sylvain Wallez wrote:

> Reinhard Poetz wrote:
>
>> Antonio Gallardo wrote:
>>
>>> Ugo Cei dijo:
>>>  
>>>
>>>> Il giorno 07/ago/04, alle 12:29, Antonio Gallardo ha scritto:
>>>>
>>>>  
>>>>
>>>>> BTW, miss we the first friday? Can we reschedule it to the next 
>>>>> friday?
>>>>>     
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> I was online, and closed one bug (#30321), but keep in mind that, at
>>>> least in Europe, many people are on vacation in August and things are
>>>> not going to get any better next friday. I was able to contribute some
>>>> of my time, since I was on vacation but at home.
>>>>   
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> Thanks for the info. A question:
>>>
>>> The main trunk is for the 2.2. This is the version with the new kernel
>>> based on Excalibur Fortress?
>>>
>>> Sorry, but I have a mess in my head about the new kernel.
>>
>>
>>
>> Carsten will upgrade 2.2 (trunk) to Fortress. In parallel Pier and 
>> Ugo work on their proposals about a new fundament of Cocoon. We will 
>> move both work into the whiteboard. Some time in the future we have 
>> to agree on one of the three ways (Fortress, kernel or spring) but 
>> now its time to learn what each alternative can do for us.
>
>
>
> A distinction should be made between the two levels of containers:
> 1/ a container for blocks (requiring hot deploy and wiring)
> 2/ a container for components within a block.
>
> The new kernel is in category 1 as could be Geronimo's GBeans (based 
> on JMX) Merlin or OSGi (used in Eclipse 3.0)
>
> Fortress and Spring are in category 2. I just started an in-depth 
> reading of Spring docs (starting with [1]) and must say I'm now almost 
> sold to it. While reading, some random thoughts pop up giving me the 
> feeling that writing an Avalon Framework compatibility layer should be 
> feasible.
>
> Sylvain
>
> [1] http://www.theserverside.com/resources/article.jsp?l=SpringFramework
>

Pier, what's the current status of the new kernel?

-- 
Reinhard


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