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From Dion Gillard <dion.gill...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Proposal for a centralized Eclipse update manager site for Apache projects/software
Date Wed, 04 May 2005 14:59:25 GMT
Where do you see the Eclipse version number (not the artifact version)
fitting in?

e.g.

/eclipse2-plugins/
/eclipse3-plugins/
/eclipse-plugins/

And what of eclipse features which are a bundling of related plugins
and resources?

On 5/5/05, Brett Porter <brett.porter@gmail.com> wrote:
> > Btw, is there any rules that govern what a project
> > can drop or not drop into the respository?
> 
> Anything otherwise distributable should be fine.
> 
> As far as I'm concerned, the repository is still the right place for
> these - perhaps under /eclipse-plugins/ (or some more suitable name)
> instead of /jars/.
> 
> As I mentioned, this would apply for non-ASF projects using the other
> Maven repositories as well if Eclipse was able to use this repository
> layout to retrieve them.
> 
> It should also be possible for projects using Maven to publish their
> Eclipse plugins along with their main distributions at release time,
> if Maven develops a way to construct them and store the necessary
> information in the proejct's one source code repository. I imagine
> this is a pretty simple task, but it's something to think about when
> projects start to take this up.
> 
> Cheers,
> Brett
> 


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