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From "Alex Karasulu" <>
Subject Re: New configuration
Date Wed, 06 Jun 2007 10:41:25 GMT
Great idea regarding a migration page to the new configuration layout.
Let's make this
guide as easy as possible and reflect these changes in the Studio
configuration plugin.

Looking forward to your summary since I can really use a refresher.  Thanks
for this E.


On 6/6/07, Emmanuel Lecharny <> wrote:
> Hi,
> we recently have had some issues regarding the configuration modification
> brought by the SASL inclusion. Those problems were not big, but we need to
> address them in order to avoid a flury of mails from our current users when
> we will release 1.5.1 (I guess that with SASL, we need to deliver a new
> version).
> I would like to check if we can see which parts of the server are impacted
> by such a modification, and to what extent :
> - first of all, documentation. We need to update the site, and also give
> the users a clear migration guide from the previous server.xml to the new
> one
> - the Studio 'Server Configuration Edirot' plugin : how much time to
> handle these modification do we need?
> Also, I think we should also discuss a little bit further about the
> configuration structure. I will try to gather the different convos we have
> had in the last three months about it, including the 'config in DIT' thread.
> This is important that we soon try to find an agreement and stabilize this
> configuration, and inform the 'world' about this move.
> I'm also thinking about Stefan Zörner who is writing his third version of
> his book, I don't want him to have to rewrite parts of it just because he
> has snapshots of the old config in it ;) (may be it's a good way for him to
> get a contract for a forth version of his book ;)
> Emmanuel
> --
> Regards,
> Cordialement,
> Emmanuel Lécharny

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