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From Daniel Pocock <>
Subject Re: Google Summer of Code - Java opportunity, mentors needed
Date Mon, 03 Mar 2014 12:44:13 GMT
On 27/02/14 02:21, Martin Gainty wrote:
>> From:
>> To:
>> Subject: RE: Google Summer of Code - Java opportunity, mentors needed
>> Date: Wed, 26 Feb 2014 16:17:29 +0000
>>>> Nowhere in that was the sources jar mentioned - yet you seemed to have
>>> jumped directly to a solution and then said can’t be done.
>>> No, I discussed the two paths from the POM: -sources and <scm/>
>> My mistake, sorry.
>>>> There is a critical need for this inside businesses as well as Debian (how
>>> we know that "org.foobar:baz:1.2.3:jar" is MIT as it claims and doesn’t
>>> contain some GPL Code.
>>> Which is a fine reason to contribute it Maven 4 where the POM could contain
>>> the necessary metadata to enable it.
>> This shouldn't prohibit something using what exists now.
>> One commercial company has done something for some subset of artifacts - which may
have been entirely human process/mixed or automated.
> MG>How will the aggrgeator mechanism aggreate for this subset of artifacts  
> MG>Scope?
> MG>Classifier?
> MG>With regards to GPLartifacts could'nt we find the necessary violations with Sonatype
> MG>(No plug for Sonatype intended)

I've put up more details of how this project could be broken down into
discrete tasks:

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