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Subject RE: Authors tag
Date Tue, 24 Feb 2004 07:58:42 GMT
> We need to decide how we handle the author tags issue in the 
> Ant project. 
> We need a mechanism to credit people's contributions 
> appropriately. The 
> board suggests a CHANGES file. My preference would be to create a 
> CONTRIBUTORS file listing names only, due to worms and spam (an 
> interesting image to play with).
> My preference would be to remove them in one fell swoop rather than 
> piecemeal as we change files.
> Conor

That´s what I asked :-)

So create a CONTRIBUTORS file by extracting the @author names from 
the current codebase, deleting the doubles - of course - and place
it as "Contribute to Ant 1.6.1 until 24.Feb 2004". 

Then deleting all @author tags.


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