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From "John E. Conlon" <jcon...@verticon.com>
Subject Re: ApacheDS RPM packaging (DIRSERVER-749)
Date Thu, 26 Oct 2006 16:54:28 GMT
This is great news!  

thanks Ole,

John

On Thu, 2006-10-26 at 09:28 -0400, Alex Karasulu wrote:
> Ole,
> 
> If you intend to use jpackage see if you can add the functionality 
> straight into the daemon rpm here:
> 
> http://svn.apache.org/repos/asf/directory/trunks/daemon/plugin
> 
> Basically this daemon plugin is a dual purpose plugin.  It makes your 
> java app into a daemon on UNIX and a Windows Service on windows 
> platforms using jakarta daemon jsvc and procrun respectively.
> 
> The neat thing about this plugin is that it does that and generates 
> installers for your server application as well as RPM packages.
> 
> It's the RPM part we want to replace so it uses jpackage instead of the 
> rpmbuild executable.  That should be easy to do.
> 
> Thanks,
> Alex
> 
> P.S. Bastiaan also had some ideas for improving this plugin.  Perhaps 
> you guys can work together on improving our packaging/installer 
> generating plugin.
> 
> Bastiaan Bakker wrote:
> > On Tue, 2006-10-24 at 11:56 +0200, Emmanuel Lecharny wrote:
> >> Hi Bastiaan,
> >>
> >> I have created another JIRA,
> >> https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/DIRSERVER-765, which is related
> >> to RPM creation using jpackage (www.jpackage.org).
> >>
> > 
> > AH, great, a jpackage based RPM is even better.
> >  
> >> Ole is trying to use it to create valid RPM.
> >>
> >> Feel free to add any comment to this JIRA, we will use it to track any
> >> progress on this task.
> >>
> > 
> > OK. 
> > 
> >> Emmanuel
> >>
> >> PS: can you use the dev list instead of sending mails directly to me?
> >> Some other committer may help you when I'm not online !
> >>
> > 
> > Heh, in your last comment on DIRSERVER-749 you told me to contact you if
> > needed, so I did... ;-)
> > But I'll go back to the dev list for discussion on 765.
> > 
> > Bastiaan
> > 
> >  
> >> On 10/24/06, Bastiaan Bakker <bastiaan.bakker@enovation.nl> wrote:
> >>         Hi Emmanuel,
> >>         
> >>         Now that ApacheDS 1.0 has been released hopefully you have a
> >>         bit of time
> >>         again to go through the RPM packaging patch in DIRSERVER-749
> >>         with me.
> >>         When would be convienent?
> >>         
> >>         Regards,
> >>         
> >>         Bastiaan 
> >>         
> >>         
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >> -- 
> >> Cordialement,
> >> Emmanuel L├ęcharny
> > 
> > 
> 


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