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From "Alan D. Cabrera" <l...@toolazydogs.com>
Subject Re: Servlet 2.5 specification
Date Wed, 28 Jun 2006 14:27:04 GMT
Has anyone broached the subject w/ them?


Regards,
Alan

Bill Dudney wrote:
> I like #1 unless we can convince the TC folks to push to an m2 repo 
> somewhere.
>
> TTFN,
>
> Bill Dudney
> MyFaces - http://myfaces.apache.org
> Cayenne - http://incubator.apache.org/projects/cayenne.html
>
> On Jun 28, 2006, at 7:27 AM, Greg Wilkins wrote:
>
>>
>> All,
>>
>> Jeff, Bill and I had done a lot of work trying to re-enter and check 
>> the 2.5 servlet specs
>> (see http://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/GERONIMO-1686).
>>
>> However, dispite these efforts, these specs lack javadoc and jsp, 
>> plus they are a little
>> out of date.  The javadoc is a very important part of the spec.
>>
>> We need to come up with a solution to get a good version of the spec 
>> into geronimo-spec
>> and I see we have 4 options:
>>
>>  0)  Push ahead with 
>> https://svn.apache.org/repos/asf/geronimo/specs/branches/jee5_exp/geronimo-spec-servlet

>>
>>      Losts more work to do.
>>
>>  1) Just copy the tomcat 6 version from
>>     http://svn.apache.org/repos/asf/tomcat/tc6.0.x/trunk/java/javax
>>     Should be no legal hassles as it is in apache already.  maybe not 
>> good to be forking
>>     the code, but until there is a top level specs project....
>>
>>  2) Use the jetty version.  I have added a patch for this to 
>> GERONIMO-1686.
>>     The Jetty version is derived from the old jakarta version with 
>> patches
>>     from the apache version of glass fish and manual updates.    
>> However we
>>     are probably going to change to use the tc6.0.x version anyway.
>>
>>
>> I think this is a no-brainer and the 1) is the obvious solution.    
>> If other agree I'd like
>> to do this soon.
>>
>> cheers
>>
>


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