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From Quintin Beukes <quin...@skywalk.co.za>
Subject Re: osgi >> trunk
Date Sun, 18 Oct 2009 12:10:13 GMT
What exactly will be the affect OSGi will have on Geronimo?

Will it simply replace the plugin architecture?

And how will it, if at all, affect gbeans?

Quintin Beukes



On Sat, Oct 17, 2009 at 7:02 PM, David Jencks <david_jencks@yahoo.com> wrote:
>
> On Oct 17, 2009, at 5:04 AM, Quintin Beukes wrote:
>
>> Is it tricky to build? I would like to take a look at what you guys
>> have achieved so far :>
>
> It's beyond tricky, only the framework builds so far.  For that, you need to
> build some servicemix bundles locally.  I'll try to publish the servicemix
> bundles in the next few days.  There have been a few posts recently about
> how to get the framework to build, I would consult them for additional
> hints.
>
> I'm trying to get plugins/j2ee to build: at that point it should be possible
> for lots of people to work more or less independently in parallel on fixing
> the other plugins.
>
> thanks
> david jencks
>
>>
>> Quintin Beukes
>>
>>
>>
>> On Fri, Oct 16, 2009 at 10:41 PM, David Jencks <david_jencks@yahoo.com>
>> wrote:
>>>
>>> Thanks Donald,
>>>
>>> I opened GERONIMO-4916 to track this, removed the old framework, and
>>> moved
>>> over the osgi framework from sandbox.
>>>
>>> Now we just have to get it all to work :-)
>>>
>>> thanks
>>> david jencks
>>>
>>> On Oct 16, 2009, at 12:30 PM, Donald Woods wrote:
>>>
>>>> Branch of current pre-OSGi trunk has been created at -
>>>> https://svn.apache.org/repos/asf/geronimo/server/branches/3.0_old/
>>>>
>>>> Let the OSGi merge begin....
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> -Donald
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> David Jencks wrote:
>>>>>
>>>>> I have the sandbox osgi framework working enough to start the geronimo
>>>>> plugins, so I'm planning to move this work into trunk so we can all
>>>>> pitch in
>>>>> more easily on getting the rest of geronimo running on osgi.
>>>>> There's one legal issue to take care of first, since I copied in some
>>>>> plexus code that is not clearly available under asl2.  The code appears
>>>>> to
>>>>> have been derived from ant, so I'm going to see if we can get the same
>>>>> results by importing or using ant code.
>>>>> I think that Donald is planning to make a branch off of trunk for a
>>>>> convenient place to try out jpa2 stuff at least until we have the
>>>>> equivalent
>>>>> working under osgi.
>>>>> If you have any concerns about this please speak up!
>>>>> thanks
>>>>> david jencks
>>>
>>>
>
>

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