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From Justin Erenkrantz <>
Subject Re: JavaHL package namespace / migration / compatability
Date Wed, 18 Nov 2009 13:14:05 GMT
On Wed, Nov 18, 2009 at 5:57 AM, Christopher Brind <> wrote:
> I can understand why Subversion should be made a top level project quickly,
> but I personally believe the namespace change is a reasonable request in
> order to graduate for all the same reasons that convinced me Pivot should
> change its namespace.
> It sends the wrong message not to change given the importance of the Apache
> namespace, imho.

If Subversion were a Java project, maybe I would consider it more
important that it change.

However, the Java bindings are a very small (and largely
insignificant, IMO) part of Subversion.  Holding a C-based project up
for graduation because their Java bindings aren't in the org.apache.*
namespace starts to sound petty.  -- justin

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