lucene-dev mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From Otis Gospodnetic <otis_gospodne...@yahoo.com>
Subject Re: [VOTE] Re: Incubating Lucene.Net
Date Thu, 17 Feb 2005 17:41:05 GMT
+1

Otis

--- Erik Hatcher <erik@ehatchersolutions.com> wrote:

> Lucene.Net has my +1.
> 
> Other PMC members please cast your vote also.
> 
> As for Garrett's concerns, it is my understanding that dotLucene is
> not  
> based the previous Lucene.NET codebase.  Though George mentions  
> Lookout, Beagle, and some other projects - are these projects using
> the  
> dotLucene codebase?  I thought that Lookout used the previous  
> Lucene.NET project.
> 
> George - could you clarify the lineage of your project and list what 
> 
> projects are using it specifically?  Also, perhaps we should stick
> with  
> calling this dotLucene for now to avoid confusion with the other  
> codebase.
> 
> 	Erik
> 
> On Feb 17, 2005, at 11:14 AM, George Aroush wrote:
> 
> > Proposal for new project Lucene.Net (aka dotLucene)
> >
> > George Aroush -- george@aroush.net
> >
> >
> >
>
-----------------------------------------------------------------------
> 
> > -----
> > ----
> >
> > (0) rationale
> >
> > Lucene.Net (aka dotLucene) is a source code port of Jakarta Lucene 
> 
> > from Java
> > to C#.  The port is a one-to-one port of Lucene's high and low
> level  
> > APIs,
> > public and internal APIs, and the underlying algorithms of Lucene
> as  
> > well as
> > the index format.  Every Java file released with Jakarta Lucene is 
> 
> > ported to
> > Lucene.Net C#.  In addition, any index file generated with
> Lucene.Net  
> > is
> > 100% cross compatible with Jakarta Lucene and via versa.  Finally,
> > Lucene.Net preserves the look-and-feel of C#'s naming convention
> for
> > packages, classes, methods and documentation.
> >
> > Lucene.Net 1.4.3 is currently a six-month-old open source project,
> and  
> > is
> > now hosted at SourceForge.net and is backed by its own non-profit
> > organization.  Since Lucene.Net is already based on Jakarta Lucene
> and  
> > thus
> > uses the Apache 2.0 license is therefore an appropriate candidate
> to be
> > moved to the Apache foundation.
> >
> > I anticipate that Lucene.Net will join the recently proposed
> > search.apache.org top-level project, with Lucene and its various
> ports.
> >
> > (0.1) criteria
> >
> > Community:
> >
> > Lucene.Net has an established user community.  However, the
> development
> > community currently consists of primarily George Aroush, the
> submitter  
> > of
> > this proposal.
> >
> > Core Developers:
> >
> > Currently, Lucene.Net has one active committer, George Aroush.
> >
> > Alignment:
> >
> > Lucene.Net currently users Visual Studio.Net 2003.  In addition, it
> is  
> > being
> > used by Mono.
> >
> > (0.2) warning signs
> >
> > Orphaned products:
> >
> > Lucene.Net is not an orphan.
> >
> > Inexperience with open source:
> >
> > Lucene.Net's committers are experienced with open source.
> >
> > Homogenous developers:
> >
> > Lucene.Net's committers do not all share an employer or nation. All
> > decisions are made openly on public mailing lists.
> >
> > Reliance on salaried developers:
> >
> > Lucene.Net has no salaried developers.
> >
> > No ties to other Apache products:
> >
> > Lucene.Net has strong ties to Lucene.
> >
> > A fascination with the Apache brand:
> >
> > Lucene.Net has a strong brand already.  It has followers and
> projects  
> > based
> > on it such as Lookout, .Text, Beagle and Ascirum.
> >
> > (1) scope of the subprojects
> >
> > All code is currently licensed under the same license as Jakarta
> Lucene
> > which is Apache 2.0 license.  I have not yet signed the Contributor
>  
> > License
> > Agreements but I look forward to it.
> >
> > (3) identify the ASF resources to be created
> >
> > (3.1) mailing list(s)
> >
> > Same as Jakarta Lucene
> >
> > (3.2) Subversion or CVS repositories
> >
> > TBD
> >
> > (3.3) Jira
> >
> > TBD
> >
> > (4) identify the initial set of committers
> >
> > Same as Jakarta Lucene.
> >
> > (5) identify apache sponsoring individual
> >
> > Erik Hatcher, Doug Cutting, and Otis Gospodnetic.
> >
> >
> >
> ---------------------------------------------------------------------
> > To unsubscribe, e-mail: lucene-dev-unsubscribe@jakarta.apache.org
> > For additional commands, e-mail: lucene-dev-help@jakarta.apache.org
> 
> 
> ---------------------------------------------------------------------
> To unsubscribe, e-mail: lucene-dev-unsubscribe@jakarta.apache.org
> For additional commands, e-mail: lucene-dev-help@jakarta.apache.org
> 
> 


---------------------------------------------------------------------
To unsubscribe, e-mail: lucene-dev-unsubscribe@jakarta.apache.org
For additional commands, e-mail: lucene-dev-help@jakarta.apache.org


Mime
View raw message