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From Christian Grobmeier <grobme...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [BeanUtils] Removing @author tags?
Date Wed, 06 Mar 2013 13:23:14 GMT
On Wed, Mar 6, 2013 at 1:01 PM, Gary Gregory <garydgregory@gmail.com> wrote:
> 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 ;)

Out of interest, are you sure there is no permission needed? I am
thinking on another project where the author likes to keep the @author
tags.

(for the record: i am all for removing them)
Cheers

> 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
>> > > >
>> > > >
>> > > > --
>> > > > http://people.apache.org/~britter/
>> > > > http://www.systemoutprintln.de/
>> > > > http://twitter.com/BenediktRitter
>> > > > http://github.com/britter
>> > >
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>>
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