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From Dennis Lundberg <denn...@apache.org>
Subject Re: [VOTE] Release Apache Maven Model Converter version 2.3
Date Fri, 16 Aug 2013 07:22:21 GMT
On Fri, Aug 16, 2013 at 5:00 AM, Fred Cooke <fred.cooke@gmail.com> wrote:

> Chances of understanding me:
>
>    - Close friend: 50%
>    - Other friend: 25%
>    - Kiwi: 15%
>    - Ozzy: 10% (that's you)
>    - POHM: 8%
>    - Yank: 5%
>    - Spaniard: 1%
>
> So don't feel too bad, you had a 90% chance of failure stacked against you
> ;-)
>
> I'd dearly love to contribute, but I will not and can not until it's nailed
> down that things are being done properly, and I mean the MOJO list, not
> this list. Both are questionable, though.
>

If you have issues with the Mojo project, then I suggest that you take it
up with them. Mojo is a separate project from the Apache Maven project. It
is hosted at Codehaus and has a completely different set of rules to adhere
to compared to the Apache Maven project.


> My point about the volume of text from Olivier was valid and remains valid,
> with or without the non-smile pokey tongue. Those 1797 characters could
> have quietly done a lot of good. I hope it in no way offended Olivier, and
> if it did, I apologise.
>
> Enhancing the template is a fruitless exercise without agreement that it
> should be done.
>
> Besides, I was just throwing some backup Sebb's way when he was under
> attack...
>
> Yours incomprehensibly,
>
> Fred
>
> On Fri, Aug 16, 2013 at 12:11 PM, Barrie Treloar <baerrach@gmail.com>
> wrote:
>
> > On 16 August 2013 08:54, Fred Cooke <fred.cooke@gmail.com> wrote:
> > > It's funny that you cite "no time" and use the equivalent of 299.5 6
> > digit
> > > revision numbers to send us an email on your lack of time. You could
> have
> > > done 299 releases to Sebb's quite reasonable standards with that much
> > > keyboard activity. Point made? :-p
> >
> > I don't understand your behaviour Fred.
> >
> > You want people to change but then you attack them personally (even if
> > you add a smiley face)
> >
> > As Olivier points out, this is open source volunteer work.
> > Perhaps you could actually help out and cut some code/releases?
> > You could even enhance the templates or release tooling to support
> > what you are asking for.
> >
> > I think you would get better responses if you didn't throw stones.
> > A worst case scenario is that those who are doing the work, don't
> > bother.  How is that helping anyone?
> >
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> >
>
> --
> Dennis Lundberg
>

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