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From Gary Gregory <garydgreg...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [BeanUtils] Removing @author tags?
Date Wed, 06 Mar 2013 12:01:30 GMT
Strictly speaking, you do not need his permission AFAIK. IOW, don't bother
sending ME an email to tell me you'll moving my @author to pom.xml ;)

Gary

Gary

On Wed, Mar 6, 2013 at 2:50 AM, Benedikt Ritter <britter@apache.org> wrote:

> Thanks for your comments. I have create BEANUTILS-431 [1]. Since Craig
> McClanahan doesn't seem to follow the ML I will contact him directly to be
> sure he is okay with this change.
>
> Benedikt
>
> [1] https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/BEANUTILS-431
>
>
> 2013/3/5 Romain Manni-Bucau <rmannibucau@gmail.com>
>
> > Hi
> >
> > FYI it seems @author is discouraged:
> >
> >
> http://mail-archives.apache.org/mod_mbox/jakarta-jmeter-dev/200402.mbox/%3C4039F65E.7020406@atg.com%3E
> > Le 5 mars 2013 22:46, "Niall Pemberton" <niall.pemberton@gmail.com> a
> > écrit :
> >
> > > On Sun, Mar 3, 2013 at 10:43 AM, Benedikt Ritter <britter@apache.org>
> > > wrote:
> > > > Hi,
> > > >
> > > > @author tags are no longer used, because authors are documented in
> > > pom.xml.
> > > > I don't know the history of BeanUtils so I'm asking if there are any
> > > > arguments against moving authors from source code files to pom.xml.
> > > > I will wait for 72 hours before I create a JIRA issue for this
> change.
> > >
> > > I believe I removed any of my @author tags a couple of years ago - but
> > > if I missed any, feel free to remove. Craig McClanahan is author on
> > > alot of BeanUtils - he hasn't been around in a long time, but I would
> > > take the following post he wrote regarding pool that he doesn't mind
> > > them being removed:
> > >     http://markmail.org/message/7ttwf56tfy4jbexs
> > >
> > > In case you're interested, the lastest discussion I could find on this
> is
> > > here:
> > >     http://markmail.org/message/ldexerq46xvwxdkh
> > >
> > > Niall
> > >
> > > > Regards,
> > > > Benedikt
> > > >
> > > >
> > > > --
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> > > > http://github.com/britter
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>
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