Jeremias Maerki <dev.jeremias@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote on 06/21/2005 02:21:32
> On 20.06.2005 19:49:17 Michael Glavassevich wrote:
> > Jeremias Maerki <dev.jeremias@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote on 06/20/2005
> > AM:
> > > Hi there
> > >
> > > Would anyone be opposed to adding three additional packages to
> > > java/external here in XML Commons. Over in Batik there are the
> > > packages that should ideally be in a place like java/external since
> > > are not under the ALv2:
> > >
> > > org.w3c.css.sac: The Simple API for CSS,
> > http://www.w3.org/Style/CSS/SAC/
> > > org.w3c.dom.smil: SMIL Bindings, http://dev.w3.
> > > org/cvsweb/java/classes/org/w3c/dom/smil/#dirlist
> > > org.w3c.dom.svg: SVG Bindings, http://www.w3.org/TR/SVG11/java.html
> > >
> > > This would help Batik clean up their repo so there is no mix of
> > > ALv2- and W3C-licensed code.
> > That sounds okay to me, though I would suggest that these packages be
> > built into a new jar to keep a clean separation between the JAXP
> > and other XML APIs.
> No problem with that. But we could simply mix in the sources and control
> the separation through the build, right? That an easy thing to do.
> Good ideas about naming the second JAR? xml-apis-ext.jar?
I'm fine with xml-apis-ext.jar.
> > We're planning on tagging the main branch either
> > tomorrow or Wednesday in preparation for the Xerces release scheduled
> > this Friday (and the upcoming Xalan release). Was this something you
> > planning on doing soon?
> Soon, yes, but not that soon. Just do your release preparations and
> notify the commons-dev@xml list when everything is finished. It makes no
> sense to complicate your lives unnecessarily. :-)
Will do that.
> Good to know that a new Xalan release is in the queue. I've got to check
> that a certain bugfix I posted gets integrated. Hehe.
> > > BTW, what about converting xml-commons to Subversion?
> > I think we've been waiting for a period of calm where the only change
> > going on is the migration from CVS to SVN. I expect activity on
> > java/external to be fairly quiet again after this week. I know there's
> > been some work being done on the resolver. Not sure what the status is
> > that.
> Ok, so let's have a vote on the SVN migration after the externals
> release. That'll force everyone's hand. The big problem will be the
> timing of the migration since the infrastructure people seem to be
> pretty busy.
> Jeremias Maerki
XML Parser Development
IBM Toronto Lab
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