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From "Paul McMahan" <>
Subject Re: Geronimo 2.0 Milestone's and how were doing
Date Tue, 05 Dec 2006 16:14:27 GMT
Matt,  JEE5 is critical to the widespread adoption of Geronimo.  We
can and should accomplish these milestones.

Best wishes,

On 12/4/06, Matt Hogstrom <> wrote:
> While ripping out drywall this weekend I was thinking about our
> Geronimo 2.0 and all the work that needs to get done to complete this
> monsterous effort.   While sifting through the scorecard and thinking
> about all the different things that need to be addressed it became a
> bit overwhelming.  As everyone knows many different projects are
> working on their implementations of Java EE 5.0.  Some are available
> and others are works in progress (as is ours).  It seems that from
> user perspective people are really interested in the Java EE and have
> been asking for several months about where we are.  At this point it
> would be nice to give them an idea of what we're thinking about.
> I had previously put out a set of milestones and dates.  I wanted to
> make it a little more formal and of course with all the caveats that
> this is open source and our timetables are subject to people's time
> and contribution.
> With that, here is an updated timeline and some graphic
> representations that represent the Java EE specifications that need
> to be completed from a high level.
> I think it was Dain that used the term table stakes when referring to
> the specification.  Meaning that we need the spec related
> functionality to get in the game but innovations beyond the
> specification were necessary to make a bigger splash.  I don't
> capture those here but I'll work on pulling that together as well.
> Take a look at and
> provide your thoughts on how were doing.
> If we are going to make a Dec 22 Beta 1 then we would have to cut
> sometime in the next week and a half.
> What do y'all think?
> Matt Hogstrom

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