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From "Jesus M. Rodriguez" <jmro...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: VOTE: Remove JtestR support
Date Wed, 22 Jun 2011 01:16:07 GMT
+1 as I didn't even know JTestR was there.

On Tue, Jun 21, 2011 at 6:10 PM, Chris Samuel <csamuel@gmail.com> wrote:
> +1
>
> On Jun 21, 2011, at 2:38 PM, Alex Boisvert <alex.boisvert@gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> As discussed earlier, JtestR integration has become a maintenance burden
>> that I can no longer sustain in my limited open-source time.  In case you
>> haven't followed, the main issue is that JtestR is only compatible with a
>> restricted set of dependencies (notably rspec 1.3.0 and only up to JRuby
>> 1.5.4) which conflicts with buildr's own set of dependencies.   There is no
>> plan <http://markmail.org/message/ifjbbh6ppyufvxmi> to upgrade JtestR to
>> rspec 2.0 and combined with the very few users actually relying on JtestR
>> means the feature doesn't support its own weight.
>>
>> VOTE
>> [ ] +1 Agree to remove JtestR support
>> [ ] +/- 0  No opinion
>> [ ] -1 Disagree to remove JTestR support (and propose solution to JtestR
>> maintenance)
>>
>> If anybody wants to step up and maintain JtestR integration, I would advise
>> converting it into a plugin separate from Buildr's core.   I believe a
>> separate release cycle would probably serve users better in any case.
>>
>> thanks,
>> alex
>

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