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From "Patrick Linskey" <plins...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [VOTE] Packaging with maven
Date Mon, 07 May 2007 02:40:54 GMT
+1 to the change.

What do you think about changing dir names so that openjpa-all becomes
openjpa-dist or something?

-Patrick

On 5/6/07, Marc Prud'hommeaux <mprudhom@apache.org> wrote:
>
> Poking around the ActiveMQ pom.xml files, I notice that you can have
> a different artifactId than the module name (i.e., directory) you are
> in. I hadn't known you could do this.
>
> Currently, our artifacts name are:
>
>    trunk/pom.xml: openjpa
>    trunk/openjpa-all/pom.xml: openjpa-all
>    trunk/openjpa-project/pom.xml: openjpa-project
>
> We could change these to:
>
>    trunk/pom.xml: openjpa-parent
>    trunk/openjpa-all/pom.xml: openjpa
>    trunk/openjpa-project/pom.xml: apache-openjpa
>
> I've tested this out, and it results in the openjpa aggregate jar
> being named "openjpa-VERSION.jar", the dependency being simply named
> "openjpa", and the assembly is named "apache-openjpa-VERSION.zip".
> None of the directories needed to be renamed. I've attached the patch
> that does this to https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/OPENJPA-194
>
> Since this will mess up people who currently have maven dependencies
> on OpenJPA (i.e., people who depend on "openjpa-all" will now need to
> depend on "openjpa"), we should probably get this hammered out before
> leaving incubation. So I've gone ahead and turned the [DISCUSS] into
> a [VOTE] to see if we should go ahead and do this.
>
> A vote of +1 means we should do the renaming, -1 means we should not,
> and 0 means "don't care". The vote will remain open until Wednesday
> May 9th at 23:59 GMT.
>
>
>
>
> On May 4, 2007, at 6:55 AM, Michael Dick wrote:
>
> > Some comments below
> >
> > On 5/4/07, Craig L Russell <Craig.Russell@sun.com> wrote:
> >>
> >> I'd like reopen the discussion on how to package and name our
> >> artifacts. I think the current setup could be improved, to give a
> >> better experience for users who might not be using maven for
> >> dependency management. It's easy for us to change now before
> >> graduation because once we graduate, people will need to update their
> >> dependencies anyway so there are no backward compatibility issues.
> >>
> >> The name of the single jar that has all of the openjpa stuff in it
> >> except for the documentation and examples is currently called
> >> openjpa-
> >> all. This name is confusing because unless they RTFM, people don't
> >> really know that it's not all the code you need, just all the jpa
> >> code. So I'd like to call this artifact openjpa.
> >
> >
> > +1
> >
> > But we already have a project with that name, and that project builds
> >> the distributions. So I'd rename the current openjpa to openjpa-dist.
> >> Its ultimate destination in the Apache mirror structure is under
> >> www.apache.org/dist/openjpa once we graduate, so having dist in the
> >> project name helps understanding that this project builds the
> >> artifacts that go into dist. Separate from the artifacts that are
> >> published via maven.
> >
> >
> > +1
> >
> > Finally, the openjpa-all jar includes its subcomponents as
> >> dependencies. I think this is wrong, since you end up with a class
> >> path with openjpa-all.jar as well as openjpa-kernel.jar and all the
> >> others.
> >
> >
> > I would like to change this too. I did a little experimenting and
> > it looks
> > like the dependencies aren't needed in openjpa-all, but they are
> > needed for
> > openjpa-project (to populate the lib directory). Moving the
> > dependencies
> > into openjpa-project should be safe.
> >
> > We're also going to need to change the deploy logic to strip out the
> > -project suffix from the zip files. We've talked about it before
> > when I was
> > releasing 0.9.7 (and before that when Marc was working on 0.9.6),
> > but I
> > haven't had time to look into it. It should be fairly easy to make the
> > change.
> >
> >
> > Thoughts?
> >>
> >> Craig
> >>
> >> Craig Russell
> >> Architect, Sun Java Enterprise System http://java.sun.com/products/
> >> jdo
> >> 408 276-5638 mailto:Craig.Russell@sun.com
> >> P.S. A good JDO? O, Gasp!
> >>
> >>
> >>
> > -Michael Dick
>
>


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