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From gvanma...@comcast.net (Gary VanMatre)
Subject Re: [release] Last release of Shale?
Date Thu, 06 Dec 2007 16:30:44 GMT
>From: "Matthias Wessendorf" <matzew@apache.org> 
>
> myfaces is already pretty large, 
> so if you feel, that Shale should stay a TLP, I have no problems with that. 
> 
> I just came back to this idea, b/c was discussed in the past, nothing happened, 
> and Shale is pretty ... quite, these days. 
>

There hasn't been allot of activity.  Although, I think that other apache projects have periods
of less activity.  But, I've not seen many request on the mailing lists for features to be
implemented and releases to be made.


> -M 
> 
> On Dec 6, 2007 5:13 PM, Gary VanMatre wrote: 
> > >From: "Matthias Wessendorf" 
> > > 
> > > Hi, 
> > > 
> > > as discussed already (here/dev@myfaces.a.o) there will be a move of 
> > > Shale (or some parts of it), 
> > > into MyFaces. 
> > > 
> > > But, before a thing like that will happen, we should release 
> > > 1.0.5 
> > > 1.1.0 
> > > 
> > 
> > I'd like to see another release. I know there are several outstanding bugs 
> logged that need addressed. I hammered down a few several months ago but have 
> not made the time to dig in again. I saw that Rahul did some work last week 
> too. 
> > 
> > I think another release would be important on both branches. If we decide to 
> merge with myfaces and don't take all of the existing modules, I'm not sure what 
> that will do to people have investments in shale. For example, Ryan Wynn has 
> shared that they have developed a very large portal (man years of development) 
> using Clay. That's just one example and I'm sure there are others that have 
> taken advantage of other parts of shale. 
> > 
> > For this reason, I'm rethinking the "cafeteria" proposal. I plan to be more 
> active in the future. IMO, Shale is a lost leader now. Maybe Shale should 
> consider pulling in more volunteers. That seems to be a secret to Struts 
> success over the years. That leads to the next question, would they all be 
> myfaces commiter anyway and would it just make sense to join communities. 
> > 
> > 
> > Gary 
> > 
> > 
> > 
> > > WDYT? 
> > > 
> > > -- 
> > > Matthias Wessendorf 
> > > 
> > > further stuff: 
> > > blog: http://matthiaswessendorf.wordpress.com/ 
> > > sessions: http://www.slideshare.net/mwessendorf 
> > > mail: matzew-at-apache-dot-org 
> 
> 
> 
> -- 
> Matthias Wessendorf 
> 
> further stuff: 
> blog: http://matthiaswessendorf.wordpress.com/ 
> sessions: http://www.slideshare.net/mwessendorf 
> mail: matzew-at-apache-dot-org 
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