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From "James Strachan" <james.strac...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: A bad idea whose time has come to an end
Date Mon, 12 Jun 2006 07:01:00 GMT
+1

On 6/11/06, David Jencks <david_jencks@yahoo.com> wrote:
>
> On Jun 11, 2006, at 10:56 AM, Alan D. Cabrera wrote:
>
> > The way the specs are currently organized is way too cumbersome and
> > confusing.  I propose that we get rid of the root POM for specs and
> > that each spec gets its own branches, tags, and trunk, so that each
> > may be released independently on its own.
> >
> > I think that we should do this post v1.1.
> >
> > Thoughts?
>
> I think this is a really good idea, and I agree with the proposed
> timing.  After some IRC discussion with alan, I think this is the
> only way to have both sensible spec version numbers and avoid the
> current problem that there are a lot of 1.0.1 specs released out of
> the tags/1.1 which I find terminally confusing  (even though I agreed
> with it when it was proposed some time ago).
>
> Basically we should never have to release specs after their 1.0
> version .... when we do it is because we found a bug.  Since we
> expect to find bugs only in isolated specs, not all at once, we will
> rarely be releasing more than one spec at a  time.  In this case
> having a root pom is basically a drag, not a help.
>
> thanks
> david jencks
>
> >
> >
> > Regards,
> > Alan
> >
> >
>
>


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James
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