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From Dion Gillard <dion.gill...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [vfs][VOTE] release version 1.0
Date Mon, 14 Nov 2005 06:44:55 GMT
Is there a problem with getting a release of the plugin?

On 11/14/05, Phil Steitz <phil.steitz@gmail.com> wrote:
> On 11/13/05, Phil Steitz <phil.steitz@gmail.com> wrote:
> > On 11/13/05, Mario Ivankovits <mario@ops.co.at> wrote:
> > > Hi Stephen!
> > >
> > > Thanks for your review.
> > >
> > > > The release notes cover changes in RCs. For a 1.0 release, the release
> > > > notes should be clean and state that this is the first full release
> > > > (except if the software is already in really widespread use). There is
> > > > no real need to detail other changes unless you feel its essential.
> > > Ok, I'll clean it up if I create the 1.0 jar.
> > >
> > > > The text files included in the release are all unix line endings. This
> > > > causes windows downloaders no end of trouble as we (unlike unix
> > > > developers) don't have easy access to eol dos2unix. One popular
> > > > solution is for zips to be windows eol, and tars to be unix. This
> > > > requires a custom ant script not a maven generated one
> > > I've checked "collections", "httpclient", "net", "transaction" and
> > > "configuration". Only "collections" provide such a "service".
> > > Every major IDE is able to handle those files, and even text editors
> > > (other than notepad) on windows are able to view such files.
> > >
> > > However, if we would like to start having this now I am willing to do
> > > so, what do other developers say?
> > > If we do so, I would like to see some support for this in maven as I use
> > > maven for distribution.
> >
> > This is being tracked as MPDIST-27.
> > http://jira.codehaus.org/browse/MPDIST-27
>
> Has now been fixed in svn.
> So if you checkout the latest maven 1 dist plugin sources from
> http://svn.apache.org/repos/asf/maven/maven-1/plugins/trunk/dist/
> and then do
> maven plugin:install from the dist plugin directory, maven dist will
> put windows style line endings in the zips.
>
> Phil
>
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