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From "Vamsavardhana Reddy" <c1vams...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [DISCUSS] Release Geronimo Eclipse Plugin 2.1.0 (RC1)
Date Mon, 28 Apr 2008 13:09:08 GMT
On Mon, Apr 28, 2008 at 6:32 PM, Donald Woods <dwoods@apache.org> wrote:

> Not sure how creating a tar.gz makes it easier, given unzip is provided
> with most Linux distros (like RHEL, Fedora, SLED/SELS, openSUSE,  ....), on
> MacOSX and most Unix distros (though maybe as an optional package, like on
> AIX.)

Makes me wonder why we have tar.gz distributions in our server releases!!

++Vamsi


>
>
> I'd prefer staying with zipfiles only.
>
>
> -Donald
>
> Vamsavardhana Reddy wrote:
>
> > Hi Tim,
> >
> > We should at least have a tar.gz distribution corresponding to
> > geronimo-eclipse-plugin-xxx-deployable.zip so that it is easy for linux
> > users who want to do a manual installation of GEP.
> >
> > ++Vamsi
> >
> > On Sun, Apr 27, 2008 at 6:57 PM, Tim McConnell <tim.mcconne@gmail.com<mailto:
> > tim.mcconne@gmail.com>> wrote:
> >
> >    Hi Vamsi, I've opened a new feature JIRA to determine if it makes
> >    sense to actually release a tar.gz artifact. As far as I know, the
> >    Eclipse update sites only handle zipfiles, so I'm not comfortable at
> >    this time releasing a tar.gz artifact for GEP 2.1.0. <http://2.1.0.>
> >    However, we shall determine the implications for the next GEP
> >    release, and if reasonable will do so. Thanks for the suggestion
> >
> >    -----> https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/GERONIMODEVTOOLS-335
> >
> >
> >
> >    Vamsavardhana Reddy wrote:
> >
> >        To add on, I would love to see these tar.gz distributions in GEP
> >        2.1.0 release itself if adding these does not amount to a lot of
> >        work.
> >
> >        ++Vamsi
> >
> >        On Sat, Apr 26, 2008 at 9:46 AM, Vamsavardhana Reddy
> >        <c1vamsi1c@gmail.com <mailto:c1vamsi1c@gmail.com>
> >        <mailto:c1vamsi1c@gmail.com <mailto:c1vamsi1c@gmail.com>>>
wrote:
> >
> >           I don't remember if I had brought this up earlier, but wanted
> >        to...    Should we also include tar.gz distributions in our
> >        Geronimo Eclipse
> >           Plugin releases?
> >
> >           ++Vamsi
> >
> >
> >           On Thu, Apr 24, 2008 at 8:07 AM, Tim McConnell
> >           <tim.mcconne@gmail.com <mailto:tim.mcconne@gmail.com>
> >        <mailto:tim.mcconne@gmail.com <mailto:tim.mcconne@gmail.com>>>
> >        wrote:
> >
> >               Discussion thread for the Geronimo Eclipse Plugin 2.1.0
> > (RC1)
> >               Release vote.....
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >    --    Thanks,
> >    Tim McConnell
> >
> >
> >

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