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From "Rahul Akolkar" <>
Subject Re: [site] No commons build
Date Thu, 16 Mar 2006 15:18:37 GMT
On 3/16/06, Niall Pemberton <> wrote:
> On 3/15/06, Stephen Colebourne <> wrote:
> > Progress to remove commons-build seems to be moving along nicley. So far
> > at least [lang], [io], [primitives], [collections], [codec], [logging]
> > and [betwixt] are done, plus [pool] unpublished.
> >
> >
> > I believe that I may have an even sneakier way to handle the shared menu
> > part however. This is a medium term idea...
> >
> > We could write a piece of javascript that adds the menu items to the
> The problem with this approach is that as well as requiring an online
> connection to build components, it also requires a online connection
> to view the docs properly. IMO this isn't that much of an improvement
> on having to check out commons-build. Plus as someone else mentioned,
> it puts additional load on the apache hardware.
> Seems to me that for the few people that build from source we're
> removed one issue and added another (need online connection to build)
> and for everyone we've added an issue when viewing the docs. I just
> don't see how this can be considered improving the situation.

Agreed, I haven't tried it yet, but hopefully will this weekend and
post additional comments, if any.

> Also -1 to having the docs depend on javascript.

I'm -1 here as well (in case anyone was spending time on javascript based docs).


> Niall
> > Stephen

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