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From Gary Gregory <garydgreg...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [ALL] Move DOAP files to unchanging URL?
Date Fri, 27 Nov 2015 16:57:01 GMT
Sounds reasonable to me.

Gary
On Nov 27, 2015 2:26 AM, "sebb" <sebbaz@gmail.com> wrote:

> Compress recently moved to Git, so the URL for its DOAP changed.
>
> I originally suggested that all the Commons DOAPs could be stored in a
> common SVN location, but that idea met with resistance as several
> people felt it was better kept with the source code.
>
> Since then, the release summary file [1] has been introduced.
>
> It might be sensible to move the DOAPs there too?
> That would allow the script to automatically extract the latest releases.
> At present it assumes all the DOAPs are in SVN, which is no longer the
> case.
>
> ==
>
> The disadvantage of storing DOAPs in the source tree is that the DOAP
> is not intended for release, and so is not included in the archives.
> However it is included in tags and branches by default. This causes a
> discrepancy when comparing the tag with the source archive. Also if
> there are branches, care must be taken to ensure that the correct DOAP
> is maintained (it's not unknown for a branch to take over from trunk -
> or indeed for both to be used for releases).
>
> [1]
> http://svn.apache.org/repos/asf/commons/cms-site/trunk/conf/component_releases.properties
>
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