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From nicolas de loof <>
Subject Re: Anyone want to help?
Date Tue, 24 May 2011 10:45:14 GMT
I'd be pleased to join,
(let's drop this dinosaur)

Should we setup a wiki page to know who is working on wich part, let
contributors pick-up tasks, and trace progess ?
Should we clone the svn repo to github / apache extras so that non-apache
contributors can help (I'm an optimistic naive guy :P)


2011/5/24 Stephen Connolly <>

> I'm working on providing a compatibility layer for plexus-utils that
> uses the commons-* stuff to provide the implementation.
> If anyone is interested in helping please shout out.
> Most of the work is actually writing the crazy test cases, everything
> else should be simple shims through to existing commons functionality.
> You can join in here if you are an Apache Committer (sandbox is open
> to all Apache Committers)
> Pick a plexus-utils class, and start creating tests... better still
> write the tests black box (that's what I am doing!)
> Then when you have some tests written in the TCK module, create the
> implementation class with all the methods:
> { throw new UnsupportedOperationException("Not implemented yet!"); }
> and then you can knock off implementations and see your test pass rate
> rise in the bridge module.
> I'm tackling IOUtil first and then PropertyUtils.
> To stake your claim, commit the test case class first and then unless
> you tell us otherwise you are working on that class!
> -Stephen
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