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From Filip Hanik - Dev Lists <devli...@hanik.com>
Subject Re: Mavenizing Tomcat : Was: Osgifing Tomcat
Date Wed, 30 Apr 2008 06:23:44 GMT
Yoav Shapira wrote:
> Filip, this is a fairly rare case where I disagree with you ;)
>
> On Tue, Apr 29, 2008 at 7:18 PM, Filip Hanik - Dev Lists
> <devlists@hanik.com> wrote:
>   
>>  simply because it requires changes, I like to think we work according to
>>     
>
> It can be done without requiring any changes.
>
>   
>> "if it aint broke, don't fix it", and since the maven build doesn't give us
>> anything the ANT build already does, then there seems to be little point of
>>     
>
> It's easier.  That's it.
>
>   
>>  I suggest you go back in the archives, the comments you'll see this time
>> around, will be the same when this issue was brought up last and was voted
>>     
>
> Not true.  I, for one, spoke against it in the past.  Having used
> Maven 2 for 2+ years, I now prefer it over Ant.  Moreover, I can
> testify that it's saved me and my teams considerable time and resulted
> in more consistent and cleaner builds.  I haven't even bothered to
> subscribe to users@maven.a.o, much less dev@maven.a.o, I've just been
> a pure user and it's been cool.
>
> But like I said earlier, it's not worth disrupting the current Tomcat
> build or source layout.  Only if it can be done without requiring any
> changes, which it can.
>   
correct, and if it doesn't add any value add, which is what the 
discussion was before,
then it seems like just one more set of build scripts to maintain.

Filip
> Yoav
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