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From "Alan D. Cabrera" <l...@toolazydogs.com>
Subject Re: Author tags
Date Fri, 21 May 2010 17:21:58 GMT
Or even 1.x.  This is a graduation issue not a release issue.

Take your time.


Regards,
Alan

On May 21, 2010, at 9:28 AM, Les Hazlewood wrote:

> I agree that these should be removed.  I have seen Craig McClanahan's
> name in @author tags in Tomcat and other projects, so I know they
> exist elsewhere, but I definitely agree with you.  Can we add this as
> a Jira issue for 1.0.1?
>
> My personal hope is to not delay the release for any reason other than
> due to a mandatory requirement.
>
> On Fri, May 21, 2010 at 7:49 AM, Alan D. Cabrera  
> <list@toolazydogs.com> wrote:
>> Usually, Apache projects don't have author tags.  I actually can't  
>> recall any project that does.  There's a number of good reasons for  
>> this.
>>
>> -  the people who worked on a file can easily be discovered via the  
>> SCM system
>> - after a while others may modify the file and then the list  
>> becomes a bit confusing
>> - removing individual author tags strengthens the code's affinity  
>> to the community
>>
>> A good tag might be
>>
>>  @author The Apache Shiro Project (shiro-dev@incubator.apache.org)
>>
>> Up to you guys but I think they should be removed.  Just my 2 cents.
>>
>>
>> Regards,
>> Alan
>>
>>


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