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From "Aidan Skinner" <ai...@apache.org>
Subject Re: On incubating releases
Date Fri, 03 Oct 2008 15:03:36 GMT
On Fri, Oct 3, 2008 at 3:42 PM, Daniel Kulp <dkulp@apache.org> wrote:


> So the first thing that happens post graduation is that you piss off the
> entire community by breaking all backwords compatibility by changing all
> the package names?   Ick.  Not a good "first experience" once out of the
> incubator.


Seriously. Changing the build system because the artifact name changes is
bad enough, changing the name space of the package is even worse. This is
especially true if the project has changed name from the outside world when
it entered the incubator.

- Aidan
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