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Subject Re: [jira] Created: (GERONIMO-706) Remove axion from Geronimo assembly and remove default-database-plan.xml
Date Tue, 05 Jul 2005 13:24:42 GMT
Jacek Laskowski <> wrote on 05/07/2005 06:39:32 PM:

> wrote:
> > Should this be done prior to M4, as it is only going to impact more 
> > the later we leave it?
> Why not? Report an JIRA issue, assign it to you and voila - it's all 
> yours. I'm sure you'll have fixed it by the M4 branch is created.

I am having second thoughts about whether we should remove the 
default-database-plan.xml file.

Some options could be:

a) Keep it and change it to use Derby rather than axion, so it is 
available for Demo applications etc?

b) Remove it as people may misuse it (e.g. deploying non demo applications 
on it, where two applications could end up using the same table names 
etc). This would mean the current izpack installer would need to be 
changed to remove the axion/default database stuff.

c) Remove it and enhance the izpack installer to enable the user to create 
a new database, prompting the user for a database name and a configuration 
Id to give to the generated plan.  The downside to this is that users 
probably won't be thinking this far ahead (about databases) when 
installing Geronimo.

> > John
> Jacek

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