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From Henri Gomez <>
Subject Re: [Proposal] Remove older of the two BIO AJP connectors
Date Fri, 03 Apr 2009 08:15:03 GMT
>> It's disturbing that you fail to mention Geronimo altogether.  If we can't
>> have cohesion within the ASF - you expect to create it externally?
> I think that where Henri is going is that Tomcat has always been dependant
> on corporate sponsorship.  First on Sun (who forked the code to GlassFish),
> then on JBoss (whom I understand from messages on the list has forked as
> well), and currently on SpringSource.  Geronimo has historically considered
> Tomcat as a poor cousin ;), and preferred Jetty.  Admittedly that has
> changed recently, and we're getting more patch submissions from Geronimo.
> But AFAIK, there are still no committers to both Tomcat and Geronimo.

Right Bill.

And I wonder why Geronimo, OSGI, Eclipse or GWT select Jetty ?

It's a good product but may be it's more attractive and open to newcomers ?

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