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From Donald McLean <dmcl...@stsci.edu>
Subject Re: New updates to the Wiki - Should they be here? (was Re: [Db-derby Wiki] Update of "LifeCache" by DonaldMcLean)
Date Fri, 09 Jun 2006 16:23:17 GMT
My intention was as much to create an interesting sample of using Derby 
and Hibernate together as it was to create a useful application.

However, if it is felt that this isn't the appropriate place for this 
then I will certainly move or delete it.


Jean T. Anderson wrote:
> Daniel John Debrunner wrote:
>> Kathey Marsden wrote:
>>>> The following page has been changed by DonaldMcLean:
>>>> http://wiki.apache.org/db-derby/LifeCache
>>> I  wonder  if this content is really appropriate for the Derby Wiki.
>> I don't believe it is. If this is a potential open-source project then a
>> wiki is not the mechanism for community development. Something like
>> sourceforge or Donald applying to the apache incubator is best.
>> Seems like the Derby wiki may be ok for sharing sample code for Derby,
>> but not the code for or developing a complete application. Lots of
>> applications can use Derby, doesn't mena they need to be hosted on
>> Derby's wiki.
> I haven't found a precedent for sharing user application code at the
> ASF, so it appears this is a first.
> The line between "sample" and "complete application" will be blurry.
> Ideally, any sample should be able to be built and run. Then the
> question becomes, how big is too big? And how does that decision get made?

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