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From Dan Silivestru <dan.silives...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [DISCUSS] Publish Hosted Ripple on NPM
Date Fri, 15 Mar 2013 15:19:14 GMT
Thanks Mark!


On Fri, Mar 15, 2013 at 11:11 AM, Gord Tanner <gtanner@gmail.com> wrote:

> thanks!
>
>
> On Fri, Mar 15, 2013 at 11:05 AM, Mark Dineen <mddineen@gmail.com> wrote:
>
> > Hi everyone,
> >
> > I'd be happy to make the unofficial push to NPM. I'll make the release
> > this aft.
> >
> > Thanks,
> >
> > Mark.
> > Sent from my BlackBerry
> > +1 226 924 5232
> >
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Dan Silivestru <dan.silivestru@gmail.com>
> > Date: Fri, 15 Mar 2013 11:00:46
> > To: Ripple Dev List [ASF]<dev@ripple.incubator.apache.org>
> > Reply-To: dev@ripple.incubator.apache.org
> > Subject: Re: [DISCUSS] Publish Hosted Ripple on NPM
> >
> > Hi Jukka,
> >
> > Thanks for the feedback. I don't think we would want to do this as a
> > BlackBerry (RIM) release since we already have two tested distributions
> > [1][2]. We can do it as an individual release, however, being BlackBerry
> > employees we would need to do some internal work to be able to make it
> > happen and it would definitely take more then a few days.
> >
> > If members of our community (and Cordova's community) really need this
> > published sooner rather then later, especially so that this can be easily
> > integrated with the Cordova CLI, I would like to ask on here if there are
> > any volunteers that could publish this to NPM as an individual release.
> You
> > would need to make sure, as Jukka said, that it is marked as a non-apache
> > endorsed release. I would also ask that you add myself, Gord Tanner,
> Brent
> > Lintner, and Fillip Maj as contributors.
> >
> > In the mean time, I think this should go through the proper Apache
> channels
> > and I will start work on getting everything lined up for an Apache
> release.
> >
> > Thoughts? Comments?
> >
> > Thanks,
> >
> > Dan.
> >
> > [1] https://developer.blackberry.com/html5/download/
> > [2]
> >
> >
> https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/ripple-emulator-beta/geelfhphabnejjhdalkjhgipohgpdnoc
> >
> >
> > On Tue, Mar 12, 2013 at 4:31 PM, Jukka Zitting <jukka.zitting@gmail.com
> > >wrote:
> >
> > > Hi,
> > >
> > > On Tue, Mar 12, 2013 at 2:45 PM, Gord Tanner <gtanner@gmail.com>
> wrote:
> > > > I decided to name the package ripple-emulator and have the command
> > still
> > > be
> > > > ripple
> > >
> > > An alternative to consider would be to name the package apache-ripple.
> > >
> > > > If no one has any problems with this being published I will get it
> into
> > > NPM
> > > > by the end of the week.
> > >
> > > There's a somewhat heavy process at Apache about when and how code
> > > should get released to outside the development team, and ideally we'd
> > > make sure that anything we push to NPM has gone through that process
> > > as it helps guarantee code and IP quality and provides legal shelter
> > > to the release manager and others involved in making the release.
> > >
> > > That said, as seen by Cordova, getting through that process the first
> > > time can be quite time-consuming (though I'd expect Ripple with fewer
> > > complex dependencies to have an easier time with an Apache release),
> > > so if you want to do this within a few days, it's best if the release
> > > is clearly marked as a non-Apache one, made by you as an individual or
> > > perhaps RIM as a company.
> > >
> > > In either case it would be good if we started looking at getting our
> > > first Apache release ready and shipping in near future. See [1] for
> > > information on what an Apache release is and what doing one requires,
> > > and [2] for some extra Incubator requirements. There's also an
> > > Incubator release guide at [3], but that document is unfortunately
> > > rather unwieldy.
> > >
> > > [1] http://www.apache.org/dev/index.html#releases
> > > [2]
> > http://incubator.apache.org/incubation/Incubation_Policy.html#Releases
> > > [3] http://incubator.apache.org/guides/releasemanagement.html
> > >
> > > BR,
> > >
> > > Jukka Zitting
> > >
> >
> >
> >
> > --
> > Dan Silivestru
> > +1 (519) 589-3624
> >
> >
>



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Dan Silivestru
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