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From Aaron Mulder <>
Subject RE: [committers] can you build the website?
Date Mon, 24 Nov 2003 19:23:35 GMT
On Mon, 24 Nov 2003, Noel J. Bergman wrote:
> They don't, as far as I know.  Geronimo is hardly the only project to raise
> a concern about "190MB of generated artifacts in CVS?!"  There are various
> alternative solutions being looked at, including a build server.  So look
> for things to change down the road.  No one is trying to do stupid things.
> They just want to make sure that in the event of a problem, we can recover
> in a relatively painless fashion.

	The truth is, if the whole thing is generated from source files in 
CVS, so long as the actual source code is backed up, the web site CAN be 
recovered in a relatively painless fashion -- just restore the CVS backup 
and build the site.  Am I missing something?


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