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From Stefan Bodewig <>
Subject [RESULT] Release Manuals of Last Five Ant Releases
Date Mon, 26 Jul 2010 16:04:51 GMT
On 2010-07-19, Stefan Bodewig wrote:

> In <> there are ZIP and
> tar.gz/bz2 files containing the manuals of the releases 1.6.5 to 1.8.1.
> The contents are similar to the manual tarballs that will be created by
> the distribution target in trunk's build.xml.

> I'd like to release those to the public, so please cast your vote:

The vote has passed with +1 by Peter Reilly, Dominique Devienne, Antoine
Levy-Lambert, Martijn Kruithof, Conor MacNeill, Jan Materne, Nicolas
Lalevée and Bruce Atherton (I actually forgot to vote myself 8-).

> The plan is to create a manual directory inside Ant's distribution area
> right next to the source and binaries directories and copy over all
> files from <>.  In addition I'd
> create -current symlinks just like we have for source and binaries.


> Once the mirrors have picked up all files I'd delete the archives for
> 1.6.5 to 1.8.0 so they remain on only.

I'll do that later this week.

> Furthermore I'll add a new download page

on the way.

> for the manual and link to it from the cover page ("if you are looking
> for an older version ...") and the API docs page ("if you are looking
> for javadocs ...") of the Ant website.

Later this week.


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