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From Stephen Connolly <>
Subject Re: Progress on support for large projects
Date Fri, 15 May 2009 05:49:03 GMT
2009/5/15 Christian Schulte <>

> Joerg Hohwiller schrieb:
> > Why? In SCM there should never be a non-snapshot module with snapshot
> > dependencies. Further a non-snapshot module should not be modified except
> > for pom.xml
> /trunk at revision 4
> +root(1.2-SNAPSHOT)
>  +A(1.0)
>  +B(1.3-SNAPSHOT)
> If the pom of A(1.0) inherits from root(1.2-SNAPSHOT) and
> root(1.2-SNAPSHOT) declares a dependency management with snapshot
> versions and A(1.0) declares a dependency without an explicit version,
> than A(1.0) may start depending on a snapshot. If you do 'mvn deploy' at
> root(1.2-SNAPSHOT) then A(1.0) will be deployed to the release
> repository, everything else to the snapshot repository.

If A(1.0) has root(1.2-SNAPSHOT) as a parent it should never have been
released as the pom for A(1.0) is based on content from root(1.2-SNAPSHOT)
which is subject to change... which means that a released pom does not have
a definitive content... bad karma


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