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From Benedikt Ritter <brit...@apache.org>
Subject Re: Build-By MANIFEST-Attribute (was Re: [VOTE] Release Compress 1.7 based on RC2)
Date Fri, 17 Jan 2014 13:11:29 GMT
2014/1/17 Stefan Bodewig <bodewig@apache.org>

> thanks for the review and the vote.
>
> On 2014-01-17, Benedikt Ritter wrote:
>
> > One minor thing I've noticed is, that the Build-By MANIFEST header is set
> > to "stefan". I've learned that it should be set to you're Apache ID.
>
> Well, this must have been that way for all releases I've ever
> created. :-)
>
> If I had the choice I'd rather remove the manifest attribute completely
> than filling it with noise (and yes, I do consider my apache ID noise in
> this case).  Why would anybody care?  And do I want people sending me
> mails asking about a release I cut years ago because my name is in their
> MANIFEST?
>

Well, this was brought up during the vote for commons lang 3.2 RC1 [1].
To be honest, I did not question it back then... :-)

Benedikt

[1] http://markmail.org/message/x6qrokg5pjenw2li


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> Stefan
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