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From "Gwyn Evans" <>
Subject Re: wikis
Date Thu, 09 Nov 2006 18:42:25 GMT
On 09/11/06, Eelco Hillenius <> wrote:
> > Allow me to make this clear.  Confluence is not part of the ASF
> > infrastructure.  We made a machine available for it because a very
> > few people are so used to badly designed Java servlet interfaces
> > that they actually prefer a wiki that goes down on a regular basis,
> > and those people promised to do all of the work to maintain it.
> > If complaints about Confluence being "down" or "unmaintained" or
> > "disappointing" continue to happen here, I will personally ask the
> > board for permission to delete the entire instance.  We should not
> > be wasting our time on dumb ideas and lazy developers.
> Lol. Wow, that's a lot of opinions in one paragraph. Well, this was
> where the problem was then: we thought confluence was going to be
> supported, but was kind of in the beta phase. Now that we have that
> clear, I think we better look for an alternative then (either the
> official WIKI, or something outside of the ASF infrastructure).

If we're going outside the ASF infra, we could probably just continue
with Confluence, of course...
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