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From Nicola Ken Barozzi <>
Subject Re: [PROPOSAL] Creating
Date Thu, 14 Aug 2003 22:23:25 GMT

Noel J. Bergman wrote, On 15/08/2003 0.04:

> Nicola,
>>On the Jakarta project we are removing a sub-project. Xml.Apache has
>>others in "hibernation" and others will surely follow.
> Just out of curiousity, why did you raise this on Incubator?

As it's the opposite of incubation.

> The infrastructure team is already preparing for this
> purpose.  

This is the technical part, and there is more to it, as policies wether 
a project is to be graveyarded, and how. There are also issues about 
what to gather from dying projects.

We could say that the graveyard is a feedback loop to the incubation.

> As you know, all releases are supposed to go under
> has a mirror of the
> distribution site, the difference being that soon projects will be asked to
> clean off historical releases from the distribution site to cut down on
> demands made on mirrors.  However, will always have all
> releases going back in time.

One thing is releases, ie program artifacts, and another is project 

> Removing the web site is a related topic that should be addressed.  Brian
> just did this for, which will now direct you to

If this is all there is to it... ok.

Nicola Ken Barozzi         
             - verba volant, scripta manent -
    (discussions get forgotten, just code remains)

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