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From Thorsten Scherler <thors...@apache.org>
Subject Re: GSoC proposal "lenya-forrest-doco"
Date Fri, 21 Apr 2006 22:06:27 GMT
El jue, 20-04-2006 a las 10:58 +0200, Thorsten Scherler escribió:
> El jue, 20-04-2006 a las 12:31 +1000, David Crossley escribió:
> > Ross Gardler wrote:
> > > David Crossley wrote:
> > > >Regarding Thorsten's proposal for Doco at
> > > >http://wiki.apache.org/general/SummerOfCode2006
> > > >
> > > >I see the phrases "for apache projects" and
> > > >"for Apache wide usage".
> > > >
> > > >We have been very careful at Forrest recently to not push
> > > >our products in that way. If other Apache projects want
> > > >to utilise it, then that is their choice.
> > > >
> > > >For example see the recent kerfuffle at Incubator and
> > > >the animosity towards Forrest.
> > > >
> > > >Also see the proposal for assisting with site-dev@
> > > >solutions for general documentation publishing solutions.
> > > >We took great care to make sure that Forrest is just
> > > >another tool.
> > > >http://people.apache.org/~crossley/proposal-asf-publish.html
> > > >http://people.apache.org/~rgardler/site-dev/Site-Build.html
> > > >
> > > >So as a Forrest PMC member, i am concerned about opening
> > > >this can of worms again.
> > > >
> > > >I suggest that those words be removed so that it is just
> > > >a generic documentation publication and CMS solution.
> > > >What do others think?
> > > 
> > > It would certainly make things more acceptable to other ASF people - who 
> > > will ultimately decide what projects get accepted. It is also likely to 
> > > reduce the flack the project may cop.
> > > 
> > > As long as Thorsten understands that the changing the words does not 
> > > change the value of the proposal.
> > 
> > That was one other reason that i raised this issue.
> > I don't see the need for limiting its scope. Sure,
> > as always, the ASF is a good "use case".
> > 
> > So i think that this change of words will enhance
> > the proposal in various ways.
> 
> If you think the wording need changes, feel free to update it.

Thanks, David for changing the wording.

salu2
-- 
thorsten

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