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From Michael McCallum <gho...@apache.org>
Subject Re: Mercury Version Ranges
Date Wed, 13 Aug 2008 21:44:39 GMT
On Thu, 14 Aug 2008 00:09:59 Brian E. Fox wrote:
> >I have to disagree here: developers should not care what repositories
> >they have, or what dependency plugin shows them. They should, instead,
> >simply say what they want - and get it. That is why, imho, the core,
> >including dependency resolution, should be smarter :)
>
> I agree. The problem with excluding repos to try and influence your
> dependency resolution is that snapshots may already be in your local repo.
> Since it hits the local first, you can't effectively disable the snapshots
> at that point.

the local repos should not be the cache of remote repos thats a design flaw...

the local repo should be treated like all others...

-- 
Michael McCallum
Enterprise Engineer
mailto:gholam@apache.org

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