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From Michal Maczka <>
Subject Re: m2 and offline mode
Date Sat, 09 Apr 2005 02:14:28 GMT
John Casey wrote:

>Hi Everyone,
>I wanted to take a few minutes and submit some thoughts I've documented
>regarding offline mode in m2. My hope is to start a discussion of what
>parts of the m2 system can reasonably be assumed to be
>offline-sensitive. The goal is to factor as much of this offline
>sensitivity as possible into APIs for plugins, phases, etc. to use, so
>that plugging new pieces into the offline mode will be as easy as possible.
>Thanks for your patience in reading and responding to such a large
>email. Now, having said all that :), here are the contents of an APT
>document I've started on this topic:
Just a naive question:

Wasn't the offline mode in maven needed only for avoiding checking if 
newer snapshots are available
every time maven was run?

Is it still needed if better control if and when such checks have to be 
made is going to be given?


Jan Pawel II 1920 - 2005 

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