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From Howard Lewis Ship <hls...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Tapestry on GitHub
Date Mon, 19 Oct 2009 22:30:57 GMT
Nope; we've even gotten away from use @author tags, never mide tags
with $Rev$, etc.  You want to know the revision? Ask the SCM.  The
author?  Ask the SCM.

On Mon, Oct 19, 2009 at 1:50 PM, Andreas Andreou <andyhot@di.uoa.gr> wrote:
> btw, is there any part of T5 that uses keyword substitution such as $Rev$ ?
>
> I just came across a gotcha in T4's dojo which uses that keyword in one of
> the source files and parses the (numeric) substituted value in order
> to know (and report)
> its internal version... but it turns out git doesn't use those keywords (and
> even if it did, it wouldn't be a numeric value) so, building and using
> the tapestry
> jar from a git checked-out folder will amazingly throw js errors!
>
> Anyway, i'm not sure i can explain it, but i actually enjoyed that this
> 'problem' exists.
>
> On Thu, Oct 15, 2009 at 11:06 PM, Kevin Menard <nirvdrum@gmail.com> wrote:
>> I took the matter of git up as an officially supported SCM on the
>> infra-dev list.  It looks like  the thread is going to die with no
>> reasonable resolution.  I've been trying to address the issue both
>> from a technical and productivity standpoint.  If you have any
>> feelings on the matter, please feel free to join in.
>>
>> --
>> Kevin
>>
>>
>>
>> On Sat, Oct 3, 2009 at 8:41 PM, Howard Lewis Ship <hlship@gmail.com> wrote:
>>> So here's a question ... what's preventing us from moving the Tapestry
>>> code base to GitHub?
>>>
>>> I've been using Git and GitHub increasingly for the last several
>>> months; I'm running client projects off of a private repo at GitHub.
>>> My whole approach has shifted around Git's capabilities, including
>>> tiny commits, even partial file commits (love those!).
>>>
>>> I love being able to work very quickly, to switch branches almost
>>> instantly, to have full history at all times (even when I'm
>>> traveling). Given the sorry state of languages and IDEs, it's the one
>>> tool that actually work right.
>>>
>>> I believe it is reasonable to transfer our Tapestry 5 code base,
>>> complete with history (*), up to GitHub.
>>>
>>> It's likely the Apache Board will object ... but if necessary, we can
>>> have a Git-to-SVN feed that will keep the SVN repository at Apache up
>>> to date, even as real work continues using Git.
>>>
>>> To those who haven't used Git:  remember going from, say, SourceSafe
>>> to CVS or CVS to Subversion?  Subversion to Git is an even better leap
>>> forward!
>>>
>>> (*) My choice for structure under tags, the extra releases folder, may
>>> cause some grief.
>>>
>>> --
>>> Howard M. Lewis Ship
>>>
>>> Creator of Apache Tapestry
>>>
>>> The source for Tapestry training, mentoring and support. Contact me to
>>> learn how I can get you up and productive in Tapestry fast!
>>>
>>> (971) 678-5210
>>> http://howardlewisship.com
>>>
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>
>
>
> --
> Andreas Andreou - andyhot@apache.org - http://blog.andyhot.gr
> Tapestry / Tacos developer
> Open Source / JEE Consulting
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Creator of Apache Tapestry

The source for Tapestry training, mentoring and support. Contact me to
learn how I can get you up and productive in Tapestry fast!

(971) 678-5210
http://howardlewisship.com

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