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From Antonio Petrelli <antonio.petre...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Move to Maven? (WAS: Re: Publishing process for JARs for Maven Central)
Date Mon, 19 Dec 2011 14:57:33 GMT
2011/12/19 Caldarale, Charles R <Chuck.Caldarale@unisys.com>

> > From: Antonio Petrelli [mailto:antonio.petrelli@gmail.com]
> > Subject: Re: Move to Maven? (WAS: Re: Publishing process for JARs for
> Maven Central)
>
> > > Switching to a single source tree was one of the
> > > best changes we ever made. It has been much easier
> > > to manage than the multiple source trees we had in
> > > the past.
>
> > Sincerely, this is the worst thing that you have made.
>
> I have to strongly agree with Mark here.  Having the single source tree
> has made problem analysis and research much, much simpler.  Reverting to
> the multiple trees just to satisfy Maven's one-size-fits-none philosophy
> would be a major step backwards.  Mladen's earlier comments are spot-on.
>

This is your opinion Charles. Others (like me) see it as a complete mess.
I've seen things like one source directory and an Ant build file that
creates war, ear, jnlp client package.
Moreover, a good IDE saves your analysis time too.

Antonio

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