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From Hao Chen <...@apache.org>
Subject Re: [DISCUSS] Graduating Apache Eagle
Date Thu, 08 Dec 2016 08:51:19 GMT
Thanks Taylor and others for the suggestions, and here are some fixes as
following:

   - Add download link in home page [1]
   - Fix git link to apache git-wip-us repository in eagle download page [2]
   - Add signatures (md5,asm, sha1) [3] and verification KEYS [4]

[1] http://eagle.incubator.apache.org
[2] http://eagle.incubator.apache.org/docs/download-latest.html
[3]
https://dist.apache.org/repos/dist/release/incubator/eagle/apache-eagle-0.4.0-incubating/
[4] https://dist.apache.org/repos/dist/release/incubator/eagle/KEYS

- Hao

On Thu, Dec 8, 2016 at 1:34 AM, P. Taylor Goetz <ptgoetz@gmail.com> wrote:

> The main download page [1] is a little off, but shouldn’t be terribly hard
> to fix.
>
> - The main download link correctly uses closer.cgi, but is missing links
> to dist.a.o for the signatures/checksums and instructions on how to verify
> the archive.
> - The release notes link correctly links to git-wip-us.a.o.
> - The git tag link incorrectly links to GitHub. It should link to the ASF
> git repository.
> - The git commit link also incorrectly links to GitHub.
>
> The last two aren’t required and could be removed or simply changed to
> point to the right place.
>
> The signatures/checksums are in the right place on dist.a.o [2] so adding
> links to them is fairly trivial. I’d also just change the GitHub link on
> the home to be a download link.
>
> I would think the above issues could be addressed before the graduation
> discussion completes. Post graduation I’d recommend a thorough review of
> the website from an ASF branding perspective.
>
> -Taylor
>
>
> [1] http://eagle.incubator.apache.org/docs/download-0.4.0.html <
> http://eagle.incubator.apache.org/docs/download-0.4.0.html>
> [2] https://dist.apache.org/repos/dist/release/incubator/eagle/
> apache-eagle-0.4.0-incubating/
>
>
> > On Dec 7, 2016, at 12:02 PM, Julian Hyde <jhyde@apache.org> wrote:
> >
> > Looking a the home page http://eagle.incubator.apache.org/ <
> http://eagle.incubator.apache.org/>  I think that Eagle should make
> Apache branding clearer for people who do not scroll down past the fold,
> remove the prominent GitHub link, and add a “Download” button to a standard
> download page with instructions on check-sums.
> >
> > I will make sure that this happens immediately after graduation.
> >
> > Julian
> >
> >
> >
> >> On Dec 7, 2016, at 4:30 AM, John D. Ament <johndament@apache.org>
> wrote:
> >>
> >> I believe this page is also relevant to what Stian's pointing out
> >> http://www.apache.org/dev/release-download-pages.html#links
> >>
> >> I will say this line looks wrong on the page, and probably is missing a
> >> "not" - which would preclude pointing to github for downloads (I added
> the
> >> *not*)
> >>
> >> Artifacts which are not full official releases (for example, milestones,
> >> betas and alphas) may *not* be linked from the download page. Links to
> >> these artifacts should be removed in a timely fashion.
> >>
> >> It is a bit odd that your downloads page is not linked from the
> homepage,
> >> but it is available within the docs.  But that's an optimization not a
> rule.
> >>
> >> On Wed, Dec 7, 2016 at 7:16 AM Stian Soiland-Reyes <stain@apache.org>
> wrote:
> >>
> >>> This download page does not fully comply with the ASF distribution
> policy,
> >>> which says there should also be a link to the signature and
> description of
> >>> how to check it:
> >>>
> >>> http://eagle.incubator.apache.org/docs/download-0.4.0.html
> >>>
> >>> http://www.apache.org/dev/release-publishing.html#distribution_dist
> >>>
> >>>
> >>> Is a direct link from front page to an ( implicitly "endorsed"?)
> >>> third-party site GitHub (and no link to ASF downloads) OK according to
> >>> policy? I would have included a traditional Download link - it's OK for
> >>> that page to include both the source code and Maven coordinates, but I
> >>> don't think we should encourage downstream to "download from GitHub" at
> >>> this stage as it conflates what is a PMC-voted ASF release or not.
> >>>
> >>> On 6 Dec 2016 11:22 pm, "Roman Shaposhnik" <roman@shaposhnik.org>
> wrote:
> >>>
> >>>> On Tue, Dec 6, 2016 at 3:06 PM, Henry Saputra <
> henry.saputra@gmail.com>
> >>>> wrote:
> >>>>> HI Roman, John,
> >>>>>
> >>>>> Most of the mentors have full plate to do and especially need to
help
> >>>>> existing podling to be successful in incubator.
> >>>>>
> >>>>> Taylor has been very gracious to stay as  initial member of PMCs,
so
> >>>>> we have 1 ASF member, which I think good enough and will be seed
to
> >>>>> invite more Apache Eagle PMCs to be ASF member.
> >>>>>
> >>>>> Other than that, I don't the the current members should have good
> >>>>> level of diversity.
> >>>>>
> >>>>> If you looked at Apache Geode when it proposed for graduation, it
has
> >>>>> 22 PMCs from Pivotal only one or two from different orgs.
> >>>>
> >>>> The majority of podlings that come as projects from a single vendor
> >>>> struggle
> >>>> with PMC diversity. But this gives them even more of a reason to come
> up
> >>>> with creative ways to mitigate it. This is exactly what Geode had to
> >>> think
> >>>> about
> >>>> and I hope Eagle will think about as well.
> >>>>
> >>>>> ALL mentors in Eagle believe that the community have been operating
> in
> >>>>> the Apache way, create releases, invite new committers, and follow
> all
> >>>>> communications in Apache resources.
> >>>>
> >>>> Good to know! The mentor's vouching for it helps me a lot.
> >>>>
> >>>> Quick question to the community: why is there no way to download
> releases
> >>>> of the software that are linked from the
> http://eagle.incubator.apache.
> >>>> org/ ?
> >>>> Is GitHub being treated as the way to distribute it?
> >>>>
> >>>> Thanks,
> >>>> Roman.
> >>>>
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> >>>>
> >>>>
> >>>
> >
>
>

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