cocoon-dev mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From Stefano Mazzocchi <>
Subject Re: [PROPOSAL] Download of jars with Maven ant tasks
Date Mon, 25 Apr 2005 18:05:01 GMT
Daniel Fagerstrom wrote:
> Nicola Ken Barozzi wrote:
>> Some time ago, it was noted that the usage of a jar download and 
>> handling mechanism would greatly help Cocoon, because it makes it easy 
>> to share jars and to download only the ones needed.
>> Ivy was proposed as a possible solution, but I suggested instead to 
>> use the Maven code, for the sake of not duplicating efforts; 
>> unfortunately at that time it was not ready and the proposal stalled.
>> Finally, Maven has released tasks that enable Ant builds to use the 
>> artifact handling [1].
>> Isn't it time that we actually do it? :-)
> +1

+1 as long as its somebody else doing it and as long as we retain the 
ability to distribute stuff that didn't make it in the maven repos yet.


View raw message