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From Arnaud Héritier <aherit...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Banner for deprecated plugin documentation
Date Tue, 19 Jul 2016 10:36:56 GMT
+1 to explicitly marke them as deprecated

On Mon, Jul 18, 2016 at 5:23 PM, Paul Benedict <pbenedict@apache.org> wrote:

> Any thoughts on this? Could it coincide with the new skinning initiative?
>
> Cheers,
> Paul
>
> On Wed, Jun 29, 2016 at 4:31 PM, Paul Benedict <pbenedict@apache.org>
> wrote:
>
> > All,
> >
> > Today I googled for "maven blank webapp archetype" and the top hit is an
> > example published using 1.0-alpha-7 of the Archetype plugin.
> Unfortunately,
> > I didn't catch that the page was for a plugin version so old. I wasted a
> > good 15 minutes (at least).
> >
> > It would be really useful to include an SSI banner for pages in the
> > /plugins-archives folder [1] so that users know they are looking at stale
> > information. Apache does something similar with Attic projects [2]
> already.
> >
> > WDYT? I think it's a disservice not to call out old documentation.
> >
> > [1] https://maven.apache.org/plugins-archives/
> > [2] http://jakarta.apache.org/
> >
> > Cheers,
> > Paul
> >
>



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