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From Phil Steitz <phil.ste...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [ALL] re-organise dist directory layout?
Date Tue, 23 Jun 2015 16:48:23 GMT
On 6/23/15 9:05 AM, sebb wrote:
> On 22 June 2015 at 19:11, Benedikt Ritter <britter@apache.org> wrote:
>> Sounds good to me. Would be more "maven-style". However I'm not sure how
>> this change would affect clients referencing the absolute URLs of the
>> artifacts.
> It won't affect Maven URLs.
>
>> Maybe we should change the layout for the releases to come and
>> leave anything we already have there as it is?
> Yes, it should only apply to new releases.

That would get pretty ugly for [pool] and [dbcp] which maintain
multiple "current" release distros.  Could probably be hacked with
symlinks or something but honestly I would rather spend time on
other things...

Phil
>
>> Benedikt
>>
>> 2015-06-22 7:18 GMT+02:00 Gary Gregory <garydgregory@gmail.com>:
>>
>>> I'm OK with a different layout.
>>> Gary
>>>
>>> -------- Original message --------
>>> From: sebb <sebbaz@gmail.com>
>>> Date: 06/21/2015  17:09  (GMT-08:00)
>>> To: dev@commons.apache.org
>>> Subject: [ALL] re-organise dist directory layout?
>>>
>>> I wonder whether the current directory layout is the most convenient.
>>>
>>> At present, binaries and source are held in separate areas, and all
>>> versions of each type are combined.
>>>
>>> I think it might simplify matters to use a single directory per
>>> version, with both source and binary together.
>>>
>>> The current arrangement makes it a bit awkward when uploading the
>>> files, as the different files have to be moved into the appropriate
>>> folders. It also makes it awkward to delete obsolete versions, and
>>> harder to rename files from the dist/dev to the dist/release area.
>>> It's also a bit more awkard when checking releases, as two directorie
>>> have to be downloaded.
>>>
>>> Changing the mirror layout would not affect people using the download
>>> pages.
>>> It would look a bit different for users who browse the mirror folders,
>>> but this will be a small minority of users, and it's pretty easy to
>>> distinguish the source archives from the binary ones.
>>>
>>> Thoughts?
>>>
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>>
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