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From Rick Hillegas <Richard.Hille...@Sun.COM>
Subject Re: docs don't appear in snapshots
Date Thu, 08 Jun 2006 20:35:33 GMT
Thanks, Andrew. I don't have strong feelings about this issue yet. My 
internal customers wanted the user guides which went with the executable 
bits and I found I couldn't just point them at the download page for 


Andrew McIntyre wrote:

> On 6/8/06, Rick Hillegas <Richard.Hillegas@sun.com> wrote:
>> Hey Andrew,
>> I may have posed this question while you were on vacation: Snapshots
>> don't contain the user docs although releases do. What's the reason for
>> not bundling user guides in snapshots?
> It keeps the download small (conserving bandwidth on people.apache.org
> since the snapshots aren't on the mirrors) and helps to reinforce that
> it is not a release. We could add them, but I'm not sure why that
> would be necessary. Do you think we should add them to the snapshots?
> andrew

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