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From "Rahul Akolkar" <rahul.akol...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [exec] svn commit: r667505 - /commons/sandbox/exec/trunk/src/site/fml/faq.fml
Date Mon, 16 Jun 2008 00:25:12 GMT
On 6/15/08, Siegfried Goeschl <siegfried.goeschl@it20one.at> wrote:
> Hi Rahoul,
>
>  not sure if I understand what you mean ....
>
>  +) the underlying Ant code is mature
>  +) commons-exec is currently used as various snapshot versions
>  +) then users are aware that  commons-exec is a sandbox project
>  +) ....
>
>  How would you like to see the statement?
>
<snip/>

Its OK if promotion and release follow soon enough.

I meant to say the order should be promotion, release, statements on
the site (the last two can be together). While in the sandbox, Commons
components should say what the "Status" section on [functor] homepage
[1] says, for example.

-Rahul

[1] http://commons.apache.org/sandbox/functor/




>  Siegfried Goeschl
>
>  Rahul Akolkar wrote:
>
> >
> > On 6/13/08, sgoeschl@apache.org <sgoeschl@apache.org> wrote:
> >
> >
> > > Author: sgoeschl
> > >  Date: Fri Jun 13 05:34:14 2008
> > >  New Revision: 667505
> > >
> > >  URL: http://svn.apache.org/viewvc?rev=667505&view=rev
> > >  Log:
> > >  Updating the FAQ
> > >
> > >  Modified:
> > >    commons/sandbox/exec/trunk/src/site/fml/faq.fml
> > >
> > >  Modified:
> commons/sandbox/exec/trunk/src/site/fml/faq.fml
> > >  URL:
> http://svn.apache.org/viewvc/commons/sandbox/exec/trunk/src/site/fml/faq.fml?rev=667505&r1=667504&r2=667505&view=diff
> > >
> ==============================================================================
> > >  --- commons/sandbox/exec/trunk/src/site/fml/faq.fml
> (original)
> > >  +++ commons/sandbox/exec/trunk/src/site/fml/faq.fml
> Fri Jun 13 05:34:14 2008
> > >  @@ -19,16 +19,26 @@
> > >  under the License.
> > >  -->
> > >
> > >  -<faqs id="FAQ" title="Frequently Asked Questions">
> > >  -  <part id="General">
> > >  -    <faq id="Quoting">
> > >  -      <question>How do I create a complex command line using single
> and double quotes=</question>
> > >  +<faqs title="Frequently Asked Questions">
> > >  +  <part id="general">
> > >  +    <title>General</title>
> > >  +    <faq id="maturity">
> > >  +      <question>How mature is it?</question>
> > >  +      <answer>
> > >  +        <p>The code was ported from Ant and extensively tested on
> various platforms. So
> > >  +          there is no reason not to use it and it is very likely
> better than any home-grown
> > >  +          library.
> > >
> > >
> > <snip/>
> >
> > While the above may be true, it isn't released. Generally speaking,
> > the above statement is premature for a sandbox component, and
> > shouldn't be advertised on the site as such, without a note about the
> > sandbox status (and what that means).
> >
> > -Rahul
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> > >  +        </p>
> > >  +      </answer>
> > >  +    </faq>
> > >  +    <faq id="complex-quoting">
> > >  +      <question>How do I create a complex command line using single
> and double quotes</question>
> > >       <answer>
> > >         <p> It is recommended to use CommandLine.addArgument() instead
> of CommandLine.parse(). Using
> > >           CommandLine.parse() the implementation tries to figure out the
> correct quoting using your
> > >           arguments and file names containing spaces. With
> CommandLine.addArgument() you can
> > >           enable/disable quoting depending on your requirements. Having
> said that this is the recommended approach using Ant anyway. </p>
> > >       </answer>
> > >  -    </faq>
> > >  +    </faq>
> > >   </part>
> > >  </faqs>
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > >

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