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From Dain Sundstrom <>
Subject Re: Migrating geronimo-plugins to M2
Date Mon, 20 Mar 2006 22:52:33 GMT
I think we will need to support our user oriented m1 plugins for a  
long time as not everyone is going to switch to m2 quickly.  Also we  
need ant versions of these plugins for those that use Ant.


On Mar 20, 2006, at 1:01 PM, Prasad Kashyap wrote:

> We have now reached the stage where we have to migrate the plugins. In
> the modules, the same code was used to build both m1 and m2 artifacts.
> Unlike the modules, the code in the plugins would have to change as we
> create mojos out of them. But the existing code has to be supported
> until we have completely 'm2-ized'  our build.
> The BIG question :
> As we start migrating the plugins, where do we drop them ?
> [ ] Option 1: create a new directory for m2 plugins. (eg.
> geronimo/m2-plugins). Drop m2 plugins here. In the future, delete
> existing geronimo/plugins and rename the m2-plugins to plugins.
> [ ] Option 2: drop m2 plugins in the same directories as their m1
> counterparts. The m2 code will be in a different package structure.
> The m2 artifact will have a different groupid. Ensure different  jars
> get built. Live with the harmless possibility of the m1 jar carrying
> m2 classes and vice-versa.
> [ ] Option 3: ??
> Cheers
> Prasad

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