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From Trustin Lee <trus...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: We are now a TLP guys!!! (FW: ASF Board Summary for February 23, 2005)
Date Wed, 02 Mar 2005 15:49:53 GMT
On Wed, 02 Mar 2005 09:24:17 -0600, Brian W. Fitzpatrick
<fitz@red-bean.com> wrote:
> On Wed, 2005-03-02 at 22:05 +0900, Trustin Lee wrote:
> > Hi,
> >
> > On Sat, 26 Feb 2005 14:31:38 -0500, Alex Karasulu <aok123@bellsouth.net> wrote:
> > > Justin Erenkrantz wrote:
> > >
> > > > --On Sunday, February 27, 2005 1:24 AM +0900 Trustin Lee
> > > > <trustin@gmail.com> wrote:
> > > >
> > > >> I want to anounce this to TheServerSide.com and SlashDot.  Would
> > > >> announcing this kind of news (exiting incubation) to those sites be
> > > >> appropriate?
> > > >
> > > >
> > > > Sure.  However, I think you should want to wait until the
> > > > directory.apache.org (or whatever) site is up and you have a proper
> > > > home for people to learn more about the project.
> > > >
> > > > The point of any communications like this should be to increase
> > > > participation or visibility - and, hence, I think it makes sense to
> > > > hold off until everything is in place.
> > > >
> > > > BTW, congrats!  -- justin
> > > >
> > > Thanks Justin.  I'll start working with Noel on getting the site upto
> > > directory.apache.org.  Meanwhile I guess we can begin composing it if
> > > you like while running it by everyone on the list.  Then when the site
> > > is ready we can decide to pull the trigger on posting it to TSS and to
> > > slashdot.  So exciting!
> > >
> > > Thanks,
> > > Alex
> > >
> > >
> >
> > I wrote the announcement based on the previous one.  Please read this
> > and tell me whatever needs improvement or is out of date. :)
> >
> > -------- BEGIN --------
> > Subject: The Apache Directory Project Exits Incubator
> >
> > The Apache Directory team proudly annouces the Apache Directory
> > project graduated incubation under the Apache Software Fouindation
> > (ASF) according to the ASF Board Summary for February 23, 2005.
> >
> > Our primary vision is to build an enterprise directory server platform
> > and its components where other Internet services snap in to store
> > their data within the directory so they may be managed using LDAP.
> > Those services include LDAP itself, DNS, DHCP, SLP, UDDI, NTP, and
> > most importantly Kerberos, which can integrate with the services to
> > provide full-featured network authentication service.
> >
> > Features of ApacheDS:
> 
> What's ApacheDS?  I'd suggest using the full name of the project here
> (unless ApacheDS is something else that I missed).

ApacheDS means Apache Directory Server.  ApacheDS is the name of the product. :)
What do you guys think about this?   Should we specify what it means
in parenthesis?

> 
> Aside from that, it looks great!
> 
> -Fitz
> 
> > * Designed as an LDAP and X.500 experimentation platform.
> > * The server exposes all aspects of administration via a special system backend.
> > * Both the backend subsystem and the frontend are separable and
> > independently embeddable.
> > * Provides a server side JNDI LDAP provider which directly interacts
> > with the backend storage.
> > * Powered by Staged Event Driven Architecture (SEDA) which can handle
> > large amounts of concurrency.
> >
> > Coming soon:
> > * Remote management via JMX.
> > * Java-based triggers and stored procedures.
> >
> > The Apache Directory team is looking for developers and users to work
> > with the server and give feedback.  Mailing list information is at:
> > http://directory.apache.org/mailing-lists.html
> >
> > Check the Apache Directory project at: http://directory.apache.org/
> >
> > The Apache Software Foundation provides organizational, legal, and
> > financial support for a broad range of open source software projects.
> > The Foundation provides an established framework for intellectual
> > property and financial contributions that simultaneously limits
> > contributors potential legal exposure. Through a collaborative and
> > meritocratic development process, Apache projects deliver
> > enterprise-grade, freely available software products that attract
> > large communities of users.
> > -------- END --------
> >
> > Cheers,
> > Trustin
> >
> 
> 

Thanks,
Trustin.
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