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Re: [VOTE] Retire Maven Repository Builder

Karl Heinz Marbaise-3
Hi,

+1 from me.

Kind regards
Karl Heinz Marbaise
On 07.08.19 21:13, Robert Scholte wrote:

> Hi,
>
> The Apache Maven project consist of about 90 (sub)projects. Due to the
> small number of volunteers and the huge amount of code to maintain we're
> missing enough space to make real progress on all these projects,
> including our ambitious ideas for the next major version(s) of Maven
> itself.
> To be able to gain more focus we need to criticize the current
> subprojects and decide if it is worth maintaining.
>
> https://maven.apache.org/shared/maven-repository-builder/ describes the
> main purpose in one line: Maven shared components. Okay, that's actually
> quite bad.
> Based on
> https://mvnrepository.com/artifact/org.apache.maven.shared/maven-repository-builder
> the library isn't used a lot. Both maven-assembly-plugin and
> maven-plugin-testing-tools don't use this library anymore.
> The sourcecode looks a bit like it has the same purpose as
> dependency:copy-dependencies.
>
> I therefore propose that we retire the maven-repository-builder.
>
> I don't think it makes sense to do a final release. Instead we should
> update the documentation and freeze the codebase.
>
> The process for retiring a plugin is described here:
> https://maven.apache.org/developers/retirement-plan-plugins.html
> [https://maven.apache.org/developers/retirement-plan-plugins.html]
>
> The vote is open for 72 hours.
> [ ] +1 Yes, it's about time
> [ ] -1 No, because...
>
>
>
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Re: [VOTE] Retire Maven Repository Builder

Tibor Digana
+1

On Wed, Aug 7, 2019 at 9:13 PM Robert Scholte <[hidden email]> wrote:

> Hi,
>
> The Apache Maven project consist of about 90 (sub)projects. Due to the
> small number of volunteers and the huge amount of code to maintain we're
> missing enough space to make real progress on all these projects,
> including our ambitious ideas for the next major version(s) of Maven
> itself.
> To be able to gain more focus we need to criticize the current
> subprojects
> and decide if it is worth maintaining.
>
> https://maven.apache.org/shared/maven-repository-builder/ describes the
> main purpose in one line: Maven shared components. Okay, that's actually
> quite bad.
> Based on
>
> https://mvnrepository.com/artifact/org.apache.maven.shared/maven-repository-builder
>
> the library isn't used a lot. Both maven-assembly-plugin and
> maven-plugin-testing-tools don't use this library anymore.
> The sourcecode looks a bit like it has the same purpose as
> dependency:copy-dependencies.
>
> I therefore propose that we retire the maven-repository-builder.
>
> I don't think it makes sense to do a final release. Instead we should
> update the documentation and freeze the codebase.
>
> The process for retiring a plugin is described here:
> https://maven.apache.org/developers/retirement-plan-plugins.html
> [https://maven.apache.org/developers/retirement-plan-plugins.html]
>
> The vote is open for 72 hours.
> [ ] +1 Yes, it's about time
> [ ] -1 No, because...
>
>
>
>
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