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From Kiran Ayyagari <>
Subject Re: [ApacheDS] Rename project 'server-config' to 'apacheds-server-config' + Move 'ConfigBuilder' class into a separate project
Date Tue, 16 Nov 2010 15:22:41 GMT
On Tue, Nov 16, 2010 at 8:18 PM, Pierre-Arnaud Marcelot <> wrote:
> Hi Dev,
> I'd like to propose two modifications for ApacheDS projects.
> I think the project 'server-config' should be renamed as 'apacheds-server-config' (to
be consistent with others projects). It's the only project starting with a 'server' string
and all other projects have a name starting with 'apacheds-something'.
> I'd also like to split the 'server-config' project in two parts.
> The first part, which would contain most of the classes and resources, will be responsible
for reading the server config and generating config beans out of it.
> The second part would only contain the ConfigBuilder class which instantiate 'real' server
objects out of the config beans (this part would depend on the first part of course).
> This is particularly important for Studio.
> With this separation the first part has very few dependencies (which is great and easy
to use in Studio):
> - apacheds-core-api
> - apacheds-i18n
> - apacheds-ldif-partition ('test' scope)
> - apacheds-xdbm-partition
> - shared-ldap
> - junit-addons ('test' scope)
> The current 'server-config' project has 21 dependencies defined and is a real mess to
integrate in Studio, especially when all you need is only accessing the config beans.
> Thoughts ?
right +1, we don't need other dependencies which are needed to
instantiate the real server instances.
> Thanks,
> Pierre-Arnaud

Kiran Ayyagari

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