incubator-general mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From "Andreas Kuckartz" <A.Kucka...@ping.de>
Subject Apache Stanbol Re: DOAP
Date Thu, 03 Jan 2013 07:15:50 GMT
Recently there had been a brief discussion on the Apache Stanbol mailing
list about processing DOAP with Stanbol for something.

Suggestions are welcome.

Cheers,
Andreas
---

Shane Curcuru:
> DOAP files are required for all TLPs, per the Branding policy:
> 
>   http://www.apache.org/foundation/marks/pmcs
> 
> DOAP files are used to autogenerate the projects listing site:
> 
>   http://projects.apache.org/indexes.html
> 
> DOAP files are the best way we have currently to ensure we have a
> single, simple and machine-parseable list of all software projects
> available at the ASF.  We currently under-utilize this: it would be nice
> if projects had more detailed DOAPs that we could entice people to
> create interesting visualizations of all Apache projects.  It should
> also be linked to more, so that newcomers to the ASF have an easier way
> to find all the different software technologies that Apache projects
> have to offer to the world.
> 
> From the brand perspective, DOAPs are required so the ASF can track all
> formal TLP projects and major software products that our projects ship
> (among other reasons, so we can one day auto-generate our list of
> trademarks).  DOAPs should also have sufficient information about
> software downloads available so that if someone does write a crawler to
> inspect software products, they'll get useful information.
> 
> It would be nice if projects kept DOAPs up to date with all new
> releases, etc., but I personally don't have the effort available in the
> near future to push on that area.  What's more important is ensuring all
> TLPs have at least a basic DOAP that's checked in and reflected at
> projects.a.o
> 
> We really need to explain this more clearly in the incubator docs, and
> make it clear that having a DOAP checked in is part of the branding
> checklist that is required to complete before graduation.  I.e., we
> should ensure that podlings meet the Project Branding Requirements
> before they go to graduate.
> 
> - Shane
> 
> 
> On 1/2/2013 5:08 AM, Christian Grobmeier wrote:
>> Hi,
>>
>> Onami is not listed below, but we have a Doap file (which needs some
>> maintenance :-)
>> http://svn.apache.org/repos/asf/incubator/onami/committers/doap_Onami.rdf
>>
>> Three questions, because I am not so familiar with Doap files.
>>
>> 1) do we have to add them manually to:
>> https://svn.apache.org/repos/asf/infrastructure/site-tools/trunk/projects/files.xml
>>
>>
>> 2) On onami we maintain several independent components. Should we
>> maintain different doap files (one for each component), like it seems
>> to be done by Commons?
>>
>> 3) Should the doap file become part of the release?
>>
>> thanks!
>> Christian
>>
>>
>> On Wed, Jan 2, 2013 at 1:09 AM, Benson Margulies
>> <bimargulies@gmail.com> wrote:
>>> Hi there.
>>>
>>> In the process of cleaning up photark, I noticed that very few
>>> incubating projects have DOAP files.
>>>
>>> That is, I looked at
>>> https://svn.apache.org/repos/asf/infrastructure/site-tools/trunk/projects/files.xml.
>>>
>>>
>>> If that page is stale and DOAP-i-ness happens elsewhere, someone
>>> please fill me in and excuse this noise.
>>>
>>> ---------------------------------------------------------------------
>>> To unsubscribe, e-mail: general-unsubscribe@incubator.apache.org
>>> For additional commands, e-mail: general-help@incubator.apache.org
>>>
>>
>>
>>
> 
> ---------------------------------------------------------------------
> To unsubscribe, e-mail: general-unsubscribe@incubator.apache.org
> For additional commands, e-mail: general-help@incubator.apache.org
> 
> 
> 

---------------------------------------------------------------------
To unsubscribe, e-mail: general-unsubscribe@incubator.apache.org
For additional commands, e-mail: general-help@incubator.apache.org


Mime
View raw message