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From "Carlos Sanchez" <car...@apache.org>
Subject Re: cleaned up?
Date Mon, 06 Mar 2006 18:32:53 GMT
I thought you wanted to remove it like any other snapshot (not
archived). As far as it reaches iBiblio you can delete it from dist.
RCs are not different to any other version.

On 3/6/06, Henk P. Penning <henkp@cs.uu.nl> wrote:
> On Mon, 6 Mar 2006, Carlos Sanchez wrote:
>
> > Date: Mon, 6 Mar 2006 09:51:24 -0800
> > From: Carlos Sanchez <carlos@apache.org>
> > To: repository@apache.org
> > Subject: Re: cleaned up?
> > Sender: carlossg@gmail.com
> >
> > They shouldn't be removed for the same reason old versions are not
> > removed when a new one is out ;)
>
>   ?? Everything that ever was in 'www.apache.org/dist', is available
>   on 'archive.apache.org/dist', so the stuff is there.
>
>   Is there a point in keeping older stuff in 'www.apache.org/dist' ?
>   Well after it has gone to ibiblio and 'archive.apache.org' ?
>
>   The repository README's say:
>
>   - ensure that if a release is deleted from /dist/, it is also removed
>     from www.apache.org/dist/java-repository (not archive.apache.org)
>
>   Is that a proper bottom line for 'when to remove stuff from the
>   repository' ?
>
>   We (apmirror) want to keep 'www.apache.org/dist' lean and clean.
>   It should only only contain 'current' stuff ; where mirrors act
>   like a cache. Unfortunately, "someone may still want it" isn't
>   enough reason to keep it in '/dist/'.
>
>   I'm fishing for simple rules here ; operational rules that can
>   be conveyed to projects and release managers...
>
>   HPP
>
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