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From Alex Chaffee <g...@edamame.stinky.com>
Subject Rename "jakarta-tomcat" to "tomcat" etc. (was Re: build organization changes)
Date Tue, 17 Oct 2000 01:03:20 GMT
Looks like this proposal passed.  Unless there are dissenters, can
someone put these three changes into 3.2?  (Sorry, but I can't take
the time today.)

Cheers -

 - Alex

On Wed, Oct 11, 2000 at 02:11:49PM -0700, cmanolache@yahoo.com wrote:
> > * I thought we had voted to make the default tomcat home directory
> > name "tomcat" (instead of "jakarta-tomcat").
> >
> >   Pro: it would help disambiguate source from binary, it's
> >         simpler/more straightforward
> 
> +1
> 
> > (If you vote, please say +1 if you want "tomcat," -1 for "jakarta-tomcat")
> >
> > * The source tarballs should be named jakarta-tomcat-src.tar.gz etc.,
> > to distinguish them from the binary tarballs, in case someone
> > downloads both
> 
> +1
> 
> > * I notice that jakarta-tomcat binary build contains all the Java
> > source code.  Is there a reason for this?  If not, let's strip the
> > source files from the binary tarball.
> 
> I don't think there is a reason for this - some open source packages
> include the source some don't. At that time it wasn't clear if we'll
> have a binary and a source package, and I don't think we had
> nightly builds. Or it just happened by mistake :-)
> 
> +1 on striping the sources from the binary tarball.
> 
> Costin
> 
> 
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