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From "Emmanuel Lecharny" <>
Subject Re: New Virtual Directory that uses MINA and ApacheDS...
Date Mon, 18 Dec 2006 16:15:48 GMT
Hmmm, I guess that what Alex wanted to say is that it would have been cool
if MyVD was opensourced under the Apache umbrella instead of under
sourceforge umbrella. However, there might be some concern regarding the
licence that make you reluctant to operate under ASL 2.0.

My 2cts :)


On 12/18/06, Marc Boorshtein <> wrote:
> >
> > Well if you've built a VD on MINA and ApacheDS why not just bring it
> > here as a project?
> >
> > Alex
> >
> Thanks for the offer Alex, but the only part of ApacheDS MyVD is using
> is it's LDAP protocol stack, and I eventually would like to eliminate
> that and use just MINA (nothing against the ApacheDS LDAP
> implementation, I just want to remove the marshaling layer).
> Given that it does currently use part of ApacheDS, I'm sure it would
> be pretty easy to integrate  MyVD as a partition on ApacheDS.  I'm
> sure at some point I will try to integrate ApacheDS into MyVD for a
> local storage option.
> I also see the two projects as having different goals.  I've found
> that virtual directories work best when deployed in a narrow scope, so
> I'd like to keep MyVD as JUST an LDAP virtual directory and focus on
> that.  When it comes to other protocols and being a general directory
> MyVD could always be used as a back-end.
> Marc

Emmanuel L├ęcharny

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