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From "James Carman" <>
Subject Re: maven repository
Date Fri, 30 May 2008 13:12:12 GMT
On Fri, May 30, 2008 at 8:56 AM, Robert Burrell Donkin
<> wrote:

> in terms of communication, the pom is the place to focus. AIUI maven
> users choose to use a library by adding a dependency with artifact and
> group IDs. an easy and effective way to ensure that users know that
> they are using an artifact from the incubator would be to ensure that
> the group or artifact ID includes this information. we could also ask
> that the pom (meta-data) for the project specifies 'Apache Software
> Foundation (Incubator)' rather than 'Apache Software Foundation' as
> the organisation.

Maven artifacts can also specify a "classifier."  Perhaps the
"incubating" part could be a classifier?


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