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From Sachin Patel <sppat...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: why do we call the "eclipse plugin" devtools?
Date Wed, 07 Mar 2007 18:47:06 GMT
If the URL changes for the site.xml changes it will break things from  
an update manager perspective.  The URL to the eclipse related files  
need to stay the same.  Please do not move these.

-sachin


On Mar 7, 2007, at 1:21 PM, Hernan Cunico wrote:

> This is more a organizational kind of question.
> How should we maintain the eclipse-plugin specific content (other  
> than eclipse-plugin.html that could be in the root dir).
> There is currently a devtools directory that contains some eclipse- 
> plugin related files. Should we create a new sub-dir under devtools  
> for each subproject and move the content there?
>
> Cheers!
> Hernan
>
> Sachin Patel wrote:
>> Ok, I see how this could clarrify things.  I don't have a problem  
>> with this.
>> -sachin
>> On Mar 7, 2007, at 12:32 PM, Jason Dillon wrote:
>>> Primarily its the link on the site (in the side-nav) and the name  
>>> of the page which is linked to, though I have read emails in the  
>>> past too which talk about "devtools" when they meant "eclipse- 
>>> plugin".  Anyways, when we get more devtools sub-projects I think  
>>> each should have their own page and a separate link... and their  
>>> own JIRA.  I don't like the umbrella page.
>>>
>>> For example, I'd like to see:
>>>
>>> ------------------------------
>>> | Development Tools |
>>> ------------------------------
>>> | Eclipse Plugin          | <--- links to eclipse-plugin.html
>>> | Netbeans Plugin      | <--- links to netbeans-plugin.html
>>> | ...
>>>
>>> (sorry evil ascii art)
>>>
>>> the NB thing is an example, since AFAIK we don't have one of  
>>> those yet.
>>>
>>> --jason
>>>
>>>
>>> On Mar 7, 2007, at 5:44 AM, Sachin Patel wrote:
>>>
>>>> I don't understand.  What is currently named devtools besides  
>>>> the link on the site?  I favor what we have currently, but if  
>>>> you feel strongly about this, I will not object any changes you  
>>>> make.
>>>>
>>>> -sachin
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> On Mar 6, 2007, at 5:38 PM, Jacek Laskowski wrote:
>>>>
>>>>> On 3/6/07, Jason Dillon <jason@planet57.com  
>>>>> <mailto:jason@planet57.com>> wrote:
>>>>>
>>>>>> I guess the thing I don't really like right now... is that we  
>>>>>> refer
>>>>>> to the "eclipse-plugin" as "devtools" interchangeably.  I believe
>>>>>> that should change... and I think the way to make that change  
>>>>>> is to
>>>>>> start renaming stuff that was previously "devtools" (which was  
>>>>>> solely
>>>>>> for eclipse tooling support) to "eclipse-plugin".
>>>>>
>>>>> I second that.
>>>>>
>>>>> Jacek
>>>>>
>>>>> -- 
>>>>> Jacek Laskowski
>>>>> http://www.JacekLaskowski.pl
>>>>
>>>


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