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From sebb <>
Subject Re: [CONFIGURATION] trying an RC release
Date Tue, 22 Oct 2013 11:17:40 GMT
On 22 October 2013 07:29, Henning Schmiedehausen
<> wrote:
> On Mon, Oct 21, 2013 at 4:20 PM, sebb <> wrote:
> [...]
>> I don't like the release plugin; I think it is badly designed [1] so I
>> don't use it; so I cannot help with it.
>> [1]
> If that bothers you, use a modern SCM and set
> <pushChanges>false</pushChanges>.  This addresses all of the points in that
> issue. Some of them are unfixable in online SCMs such as CVS or Subversion.

The problems are _not_ unfixable in SVN (*), otherwise the manual
method would not work either.
It's just that they are easier to solve when the SCM supports deferred changes.

(*) I have done some work on a plugin that replicates the manual
steps; it works OK for me in limited testing.
[I hope to release it for use in Commons one day]

> Still, thanks for helping me out, I figured out earlier that the assemblies
> for configuration are ancient and comparing them to other components, none
> has the site requirement. So I already had removed that.
> Thanks,
>     Henning

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