Thanks for your comments. Perhaps I was a little skimpy in the description.
The announcement does
include a link to more information about the project. I figured that if
some was interested he/she would
explore the linked content. I do agree that more info is needed to get
someone to ask for more :)
Will do better next time!
On Fri, Feb 9, 2018 at 12:02 PM, sebb <seb...@gmail.com> wrote:
> On 9 February 2018 at 14:14, Jerry Cwiklik <cwik...@apache.org> wrote:
> > The Apache UIMA team is pleased to announce the release of the Apache
> > UIMA-AS version 2.10.2, which includes asynchronous scaleout capabilities
> > for the UIMA annotators.
> What is the project about? Why should I be interested in it?
> [rhetorical questions]
> The Announce emails are sent to people not on the developer or user lists.
> Most will have no idea what the project is about.
> So the e-mails should contain at least brief details of what the
> product does, and some info on why the new release might be of
> interest to them.
> Readers should not have to click links to find out the basic information
> (although of course it is useful to have such links for further detail).
> Please can you add that information to future announce mails?
> Also it would be helpful to include the download link.
> > UIMA-AS includes the base UIMA SDK and augments it with scaleout
> > it is a next-generation replacement for the original CPM (Collection
> > Processing Management) scaleout that is part of the core UIMA Framework.
> > more information, please visit:
> > http://uima.apache.org/doc-uimaas-what.html
> > This release contains a number of improvements and bug fixes. Notable
> > updates in this release include:
> > - Updated to use ActiveMQ 5.15.2 (requires Java 1.8)
> > - Added dependency on UIMA SDK 2.10.2
> > - Fixed merging of type priorities
> > - Added support for targeting specific service instance
> > - Fixed per CAS Performance Metrics breakdown
> > - Fixed eclipse examples import
> > - Fixed dd2spring issues
> > - Fixed JMS listener recovery after service restart
> > For a complete list of bugs and improvements included in this release
> > see
> > https://uima.apache.org/d/uima-as-2.10.2/issuesFixed/jira-report.html.
> > -- Jerry Cwiklik, for the Apache UIMA development team