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From "Vincent Massol" <vmas...@octo.com>
Subject RE: cvs commit: jakarta-turbine-maven/src/plugins-build/cactus plugin.jelly
Date Sat, 30 Nov 2002 23:14:41 GMT


> -----Original Message-----
> From: dion@multitask.com.au [mailto:dion@multitask.com.au]
> Sent: 30 November 2002 23:06
> To: Turbine Maven Developers List
> Subject: RE: cvs commit:
jakarta-turbine-maven/src/plugins-build/cactus
> plugin.jelly
> 
> "Vincent Massol" <vmassol@octo.com> wrote on 30/11/2002 10:25:41 PM:
> 
> > Hi dIon,
> >
> > I've been away for some time so I may be missing a few things. Could
you
> > explain to me why you have made public goals which were private by
> > design (at least for the cactus plugin)? Is there some new rule that
> > says that all goals must be public? If so, what's the rationale? I
did
> > not want to expose them as they are subject to changes (not part of
the
> > plugin GPI - Goal Progamming Interface ;-) ).
> 
> AFAIK, they weren't private. 

They were (there is no other way to signal this ATM). This is true at
least for all the plugins I have written.

> They just kept coming up as 'undocumented
> goals' when I ran maven -g.

yeah, and I had suggested in the past that they don't get listed but
somehow it did not make it...

> 
> So they were listed at the end of the goals, in the most visible place
to
> me. I was trying to get the documentation up to scratch, so that they
were
> all documented.

That's a nice goal (pun intended).
 
> 
> If you think they need to be marked as Private somehow, lets find a
way.
> Either:
> a) Undocumented goals don't get listed in maven -g,

+1. I really don't see why they should. That will also force "public"
goals to be documented.

> b) The description has a special 'Private' at the front, or
> c) <Insert your suggestion here>
> 
> Votes?

Thanks
-Vincent

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