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From sebb <seb...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [Launcher]
Date Wed, 05 Jun 2013 22:11:41 GMT
On 5 June 2013 22:53, Ricardo Espírito Santo <ricardoespsanto@gmail.com> wrote:
> Ok a bit more educated about the [exec] project now and yes I do believe
> [exec] is sort of too small to be left on its own.
>
> I liked the idea of merging it into [launcher] or the other way around but
> then I liked your next idea even better merging them both into [lang] ...
>
> However, on a second thought, [lang] was never intended to be doing all
> this sort of ninja third party code execution stuff that both [launcher]
> and [exec] aim to.
>
> The closest [lang] comes to external code execution seems to be on
> the org.apache.commons.lang3.SystemUtils and even that is only meant to
> extend the functionality of java.lang.System which doesn't contain any of
> the code execution stuff (apart from load() and loadLibrary())
>
> I believe it would then be better to merge them [launcher] and [exec] but
> leave them out of [lang] at least for now.
>
> Do you agree?

I agree that LANG is out of scope for EXEC and LAUNCHER.

> Ricardo Espírito Santo
>
>
> On 5 June 2013 09:33, Ricardo Espírito Santo <ricardoespsanto@gmail.com>wrote:
>
>> I have to admit that I am not very familiar with [exec] ...
>>
>> Let me have a look at [exec] (in about 9 hours) and I'll let you know what
>> I think about it.
>>
>> Ricardo Espírito Santo
>>
>>
>> On 4 June 2013 23:09, Gary Gregory <garydgregory@gmail.com> wrote:
>>
>>> On Tue, Jun 4, 2013 at 6:01 PM, Ricardo Espírito Santo <
>>> ricardoespsanto@gmail.com> wrote:
>>>
>>> > Hi Gary,
>>> >
>>> > Thanks for your reply!
>>> >
>>> > I kinda was expecting that answer but I'm sort of curious as to what
>>> > happens to a project that gets no love from anyone for a long while?
>>> >
>>> > The reason I'm asking this is that I have been buzzing around the
>>> commons
>>> > projects for a few days trying to find something I could be useful at
>>> and
>>> > seem to find projects that have a few good ideas as JIRAs some even with
>>> > patches attached but then have literally no action since two years or
>>> so...
>>> >
>>> > So I guess my real question now is 'Is it possible to retake control of
>>> a
>>> > project which has been left semi-abandoned?'
>>> >
>>>
>>> Yes, development is based on contributions from the community.
>>>
>>> WRT [launcher], I wonder if we could merge it with [exec]. They seem to do
>>> the same kind of thing. They could be both folded into [lang] AFAIAC.
>>>
>>> WDYT?
>>>
>>> Gary
>>>
>>> >
>>> >
>>> > Ricardo Espírito Santo
>>> >
>>> >
>>> > On 4 June 2013 22:28, Gary Gregory <garydgregory@gmail.com> wrote:
>>> >
>>> > > Hi,
>>> > >
>>> > > No one is "in charge" of any Commons component. The community develops
>>> > and
>>> > > supports Commons as each participant and member sees fit.
>>> > >
>>> > > Gary
>>> > >
>>> > >
>>> > > On Tue, Jun 4, 2013 at 4:33 PM, Ricardo Espírito Santo <
>>> > > ricardoespsanto@gmail.com> wrote:
>>> > >
>>> > > > Is there anyone in charge of this project?
>>> > > >
>>> > > > Thanks,
>>> > > > Ricardo Espírito Santo
>>> > > >
>>> > >
>>> > >
>>> > >
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>>>
>>>
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>>
>>

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