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From Jonathan Sharp <forjsh...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Archiva to Attic? Asking contribution
Date Wed, 14 Sep 2016 02:48:37 GMT
Hey Olivier,

Its been a while since I've contributed any patches and I'm only partially
familiar with the code so far, but I'm trying to make some more time and
get back at it soon !

Thanks for all your great work.

Best

- Jonathan

On Sep 13, 2016 6:03 PM, "Olivier Lamy" <olamy@apache.org> wrote:

> Hi Mehul,
> First you need to understand Apache Archiva is an opensource project
> maintained by volunteers (which accept help :-) ).
> So depending on those volunteers spare time, the activity can vary a lot.
> I was just asking other here.
> It looks we may have find Martin who looks happy to help.
> I cannot promise you anything on the project.
> Remember it's opensource depending on committer spare time.
>
> Olivier
>
>
>
> On 13 September 2016 at 22:24, Mehul Sanghvi <mehul.sanghvi@gmail.com>
> wrote:
>
> > I just joined the users mailing list a couple of days, to start looking
> at
> > Archiva.  I am coming from a Nexus
> > background, but to get things like staging repositories, we have to pay
> for
> > all the other junk that we don't want.
> >
> > Based on this email thread, it seems Archiva might be starting to head
> down
> > on the road toward the archives.
> >
> > Should I still consider a move to Archiva ?
> >
> > cheers,
> >
> >       mehul
> >
> >
> > On Mon, Sep 12, 2016 at 3:24 PM, Martin Stockhammer <
> m.stockhammer@web.de>
> > wrote:
> >
> > > Hi Olivier,
> > >
> > > I like archiva, because it's simple and lightweight comparing to nexus
> > and
> > > artifactory.
> > > It has some advantages to the other two main repository
> implementations:
> > > - You can deploy it on any application server (e.g. we use it on
> > WebSphere)
> > > - it does not claim to be a "multipurpose all providing" repository,
> it's
> > > only
> > >  a simple maven repository with a basic set of permission roles
> > > - it's completely open source
> > >
> > > There are some issues that could/should be solved but I think it's ok,
> > when
> > > there are no major changes the next time.
> > > I'm willing to help (I have already sent some pull requests via github)
> > and
> > > looking forward to suggestions what could be improved.
> > >
> > > I must say, it was very easy to setup the build environment. The maven
> > > build
> > > and tests are working very well. And the code where I had to
> investigate
> > > some
> > > issues was clear and understandable (great work!).
> > >
> > > So if I can help, feel free to contact me. I'm subscribed to the
> mailing
> > > lists
> > > already.
> > >
> > > Greetings
> > >
> > > Martin
> > >
> > >
> > > > Hi everyone,
> > > > I'm a bit sad to say I don't have anymore a lot of time to contribute
> > to
> > > > the project.
> > > > We have a very limited number of contributor.
> > > > So we ask if you are interested to help/contribute to the project.
> > > > Otherwise we will have to move the project to the Attic land [1]
> > > > Let us know if you are interested!
> > > >
> > > >
> > > > Cheers
> > > > --
> > > > Olivier Lamy on behalf of Apache Archiva PMC
> > > > http://twitter.com/olamy | http://linkedin.com/in/olamy
> > > >
> > > > [1] http://attic.apache.org/
> > >
> >
> >
> >
> > --
> > Mehul N. Sanghvi
> > email: mehul.sanghvi@gmail.com
> >
>
>
>
> --
> Olivier Lamy
> http://twitter.com/olamy | http://linkedin.com/in/olamy
>

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