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From "Robert Burrell Donkin" <>
Subject Re: maven repository
Date Sat, 31 May 2008 05:56:48 GMT
On Sat, May 31, 2008 at 4:41 AM, Brett Porter <> wrote:
> 2008/5/31 Brett Porter <>:
>> 2008/5/31 Noel J. Bergman <>:
>>>> I'm more than happy to throw an enforcer rule into the next Maven
>>>> release that warns users if they are:
>>>> - using the incubator repository
>>>> - using an artifact from org.apache.* with version *-incubating.
>>>>   and point them to a URL to learn more.
>>>> Will that do?
>>> Wearing my Incubator PMC hat?  Possibly.  Please elaborate.
>> I'd need to look into it (Brian wrote the enforcer so might offer his
>> thoughts), but I think we can add a rule that will fail at the start
>> of a build using such artifact(s). It can also display a message for
>> how to configure the project such that it will disable the message and
>> failure. It's per project, not per user. It's not transitive, so any
>> project that uses something that uses an incubating artifact would
>> need to do the same.
> Just some more considerations on this though. I would need to check
> the impact on build performance - I imagine it's pretty quick, but
> it's possibly an obnoxious thing to add for every build whether they
> care about incubated apache projects or not.

does seems a little extreme to me

IHMO printing the DISCLAIMER at the start of the build would be good enough

- robert

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