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Subject RE: Help for the Log4cxx podling
Date Fri, 08 Jan 2016 09:31:19 GMT
As a user (and small time contributor once) of log4cxx, I would vote for a move to a central
hosting on github. I don't mind what happens to the project in terms of the apache organization
as I use log4cxx as a stand-alone library - and I guess many others use log4cxx in the same
fashion. However, putting it in a read-only repo is effectively declaring it dead and forcing
everyone who uses it to either create individual forks or rewrite code using alternative libraries.
That will be a shame for a library that probably for most users (me certainly) Just Works

The trouble on github at the moment is that there are up to 40 potential forks on there with
no central one - as the is very out-of-date...

Just my £0.02 worth...


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