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From Martijn Dashorst <>
Subject Re: [VOTE] Release Empire-db 2.0.5
Date Fri, 21 Aug 2009 11:58:52 GMT
On Fri, Aug 21, 2009 at 1:52 PM, sebb<> wrote:
> There is only a combined source/binary archive, which is not standard practise.
> All other projects release a source archive; almost all also release a
> separate binary archive.

FWIW, Apache Wicket has released combined binary/source archives since
its inception. Not something that needs changing.

> The archive does not have a DISCLAIMER file - yes, the disclaimer text
> is in README, but the general practise is for a separate file.

DISCLAIMER should be next to LICENSE, NOTICE and README. Remember to
remove upon graduation :-)

> The NOTICE file is incorrect. The date is 2008, and the second
> paragraph must be:
> This product includes software developed at
> The Apache Software Foundation (
> i.e. switch the 2nd and 3rd paragraphs

Should be fixed.

> Minor points:
> It would be useful to include compiler source and target versions as
> headers in the jar manifests (the manifests are otherwise good)

Shouldn't maven do this already? [1]



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