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From Mark Brouwer <mark.brou...@cheiron.org>
Subject Re: AR1 Release Notes
Date Fri, 09 Nov 2007 17:29:22 GMT
Jukka Zitting wrote:
> Hi,
> 
> On Nov 8, 2007 4:57 AM, Jim Hurley <Jim.Hurley@sun.com> wrote:
>> Here's a cut at content for the Release Notes.  Looking
>> for any additions/corrections.
> 
> Also, how about including a boilerplate project description at the beginning:
> 
>    Apache River is aimed at the development and advancement of the
>    Jini technology core infrastructure. Jini technology is a service
>    oriented architecture that defines a programming model which both
>    exploits and extends Java technology to enable the construction of
>    secure, distributed systems which are adaptive to change.
> 
> This gives better context to people who're only seeing the release
> notes (for example by receiving just the release announcement through
> a generic announce mailing list).

Normally I have such a description only in the README, but now that you 
mention it I think it is good to have it in the release notes as well, 
at least it won't do any harm.
-- 
Mark

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