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From "robert burrell donkin" <robertburrelldon...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [VOTE] Apache Incubator CXF 2.0-M1 Release (RC 3)
Date Thu, 07 Dec 2006 22:48:20 GMT
On 12/7/06, Dan Diephouse <dan@envoisolutions.com> wrote:
> Hi Robert,
>
> - questions -
> >
> >
> > http://people.apache.org/~blin/incubator-cxf-2.0-M1-v2/repository/org/apache/cxf/cxf-api/2.0-incubator-M1/cxf-api-2.0-incubator-M1-javadoc.jar
> > is missing license, disclaimer and notice files. it cannot therefore
> > be distributed. planning to distribute this jar from a repository? (if
> > yes then IMHO the release needs recutting, if no it's fine)
>
>
> I could be wrong here, but after a quick investigation, it appears we hit a
> limitation/bug of Maven's javadoc plugin. All the others turned out fine,
> but for API we tweaked some of the javadoc parameters it looks like, so
> maybe this affected things.
>
> As opposed to cutting a new release completely, can we choose one/any of the
> follow options and get your +1?
> 1. Not distribute the javadoc jar
> 2. Recut just that jar after figuring out how to make Maven comply to our
> wishes
> 3. Update the JAR by hand to include the appropate licenses

any of these sound fine

> - notes, comments and suggestions (not requirements) -
> >
> > MANIFEST's are a little empty. sun recommends quite a list in one
> > place or another (Extension-Name, Specification-Title,
> > Specification-Vendor, Specification-Version, Implementation-Vendor-Id,
> > Implementation-Title, Implementation-Vendor, Implementation-Version).
> > AIUI maven will generate these if asked.
>
>
> http://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/CXF-298
>
> once cxf graduates, remember that all artifacts need to be prefixed with
> > apache
>
>
> As in apache-cxf-api-2.0.jar?

yep

> the source contains some xml specifications that are licensed under
> > non-open source licenses (copy and distribution only). it is proposed
> > (http://www.apache.org/legal/3party.html) that this is against policy.
> > there is still time to join in the discussions (on legal-discuss)
> > before this policy is adopted.
>
>
> OK, we've already brought up these licenses on the legal list, but haven't
> heard anything back yet.

yeh - just a FYI

- robert

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