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From Jason van Zyl <ja...@maven.org>
Subject Re: Maven pom, groupId and version for incubating projects
Date Thu, 16 Nov 2006 06:55:56 GMT

On 15 Nov 06, at 8:34 PM 15 Nov 06, Craig L Russell wrote:

> Hate to quibble, but incubating is a gerund used as an adjective. ;-)
>
> I also think of alpha and beta as adjectives also, as in "the alpha  
> version", alpha being an adjective modifying version.
>
> Bottom line, I like incubating, as it describes the release, as  
> opposed to incubator which isn't very descriptive.
>

Make up what you like, it's really only important that they all be  
done the same way.

Jason.

> Craig
>
> On Nov 15, 2006, at 5:22 PM, Stephen Duncan wrote:
>
>> I think incubating here is being used in noun form as a gerund... ;)
>>
>> -Stephen
>>
>> On 11/15/06, Jason van Zyl <jason@maven.org> wrote:
>>> On 12 Nov 06, at 6:17 PM 12 Nov 06, Henri Yandell wrote:
>>>
>>> > incubating appears to be the more common - let's make incubating
>>> > our standard.
>>> >
>>>
>>> As a qualifier a noun should be used like alpha, beta, milestone. No
>>> one generally uses verbs in a version like incubating. Also because
>>> it's just the version we're using you might want 1.0-SNAPSHOT- 
>>> apache-
>>> incubator if you want to be entirely clear.
>>>
>>> Jason.
>>>
>>> > Hen
>>> >
>>> > On 11/12/06, Stephen Duncan <stephen.duncan@gmail.com> wrote:
>>> >> Abdera uses incubating.
>>> >>
>>> >> -Stephen
>>> >>
>>> >> On 11/11/06, Daniel Kulp <daniel.kulp@iona.com> wrote:
>>> >> > On Saturday November 11 2006 3:51 pm, Wendy Smoak wrote:
>>> >> > > On 11/11/06, Martijn Dashorst <martijn.dashorst@gmail.com>
 
>>> wrote:
>>> >> > > > Or is it ok to do:
>>> >> > > >
>>> >> > > > <groupId>org.apache.wicket</groupid>
>>> >> > > > <artifactId>wicket-parent</artifactId>
>>> >> > > > <version>1.3-incubating-SNAPSHOT</version>
>>> >> > >
>>> >> > > From a Maven point of view, this one is preferable so that
 
>>> the
>>> >> groupId
>>> >> > > and artifactId will not have to change after graduation.
>>> >> > >
>>> >> > > It also meets the requirement (convention?) of having
>>> >> "incubating" in
>>> >> > > the artifact name.
>>> >> >
>>> >> > Next question:
>>> >> >
>>> >> > Should it be:
>>> >> > 1.3-incubating-SNAPSHOT
>>> >> > or:
>>> >> > 1.3-incubator-SNAPSHOT
>>> >> >
>>> >> > Basically, is it supposed to be what the project is doing
>>> >> (incubating) or
>>> >> > where the artifact came from (the incubator)?   Noun or verb?
>>> >> >
>>> >> > CXF and Tuscany are currently using incubator.   Yoko is using
>>> >> incubating.
>>> >> >
>>> >> > Does it matter?
>>> >> >
>>> >> > --
>>> >> > J. Daniel Kulp
>>> >> > Principal Engineer
>>> >> > IONA
>>> >> > P: 781-902-8727    C: 508-380-7194   F:781-902-8001
>>> >> > daniel.kulp@iona.com
>>> >> >
>>> >> >
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> Craig Russell
> Architect, Sun Java Enterprise System http://java.sun.com/products/jdo
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