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From Christopher Schultz <ch...@christopherschultz.net>
Subject Re: [PROPOSAL] Drop some JK components
Date Wed, 22 Nov 2017 22:50:51 GMT
Mark,

On 11/21/17 7:58 AM, Mark Thomas wrote:
> All,
> 
> I've been looking at jk/trunk with a view to rolling a release in the
> near future. (It has been just over a year since the last release.)
> 
> As I have been looking through the source, I have noticed a number of
> components that we still include in the source that I think we
> can/should remove before the next release. I've listed each of them
> below along with a short rationale. Feel free to +1 / -1 their removal
> either individually or as a group.
> 
> Cheers,
> 
> Mark
> 
> 
> jkant - Ant wrapper around various native compilers. Code is untouched
>         (in any meaningful way for 14+ years)
> 
> native/apache-1.3
>       - httpd 1.3 reached end of life over 12 years ago
> 
> native/iis/installer
>       - InstallShield installer last released over 12 years ago
>         (we don't have a license for InstallShield)
> 
> native/iis/Makefile.ia64 (and any similar files)
>       - Itanium support

+1 for removal of all of these items.

-chris


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