geronimo-dev mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From David Jencks <>
Subject Re: Plugin groups
Date Wed, 10 Sep 2008 04:09:01 GMT

On Sep 9, 2008, at 11:56 PM, David Jencks wrote:

> I looked at the new plugin groups stuff and have a couple ideas/ 
> suggestions.
> I'm going to create a framework plugin group.  Is there some reason  
> this won't work?
> I'd like to see the plugin groups distributed closer to where their  
> components are found, e.g. web-jetty in plugins/jetty.  Does this  
> seem reasonable?
> I think the car-maven-plugin can use another packaging style for  
> these plugin groups that will mean we don't have to configure much  
> of anything for the c-m-p.  Maybe we won't need the empty plan either.
> I thought the idea was to use only the plugin groups when assembling  
> our actual servers.  Is this work still in progress?  It looks to me  
> as if we have both a complete list of plugins plus the plugin groups  
> that would also pull them in.

Also I think we can modify the assemble-server lifecycle to use the no- 
dependency-change mojo to check when stuff changes-- in particular  
when we just use plugingroups for (most) servers.

david jencks
> Are there any jiras for this work?
> thanks
> david jencks

View raw message