Re: Current roster of the Jakarta PMC

2003-03-03 Thread Morgan Delagrange
+1 - Morgan --- Sam Ruby [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: snip/ The next board meeting is the 19th. My suggestion is that current PMC members nominate individuals that they believe should be on the PMC by the 9th, then we hold a vote on these nominees to be complete on the 12th. This is to

RE: [ANN] Ant 1.5.2 Released!

2003-03-03 Thread James Cheesman
Hi Magesh The release notes link on the bindownload page refers to the 1.5.1 version. (And I can't believe that I installed ant for the first time in over a year this morning... just before you release a new version. Typical ;) Regards, Jim -Mensaje original- De: Magesh Umasankar

Re: [ANN] Ant 1.5.2 Released!

2003-03-03 Thread Magesh Umasankar
Sigh! I guess you are being redirected to a mirror which is still not upto-date. While the mirrors play catch-up, please visit: http://www.apache.org/dist/ant/ and http://www.apache.org/dist/ant/README.html for the release notes. btw, I wonder why you have changed mailing lists. Jakarta

Re: Current roster of the Jakarta PMC

2003-03-03 Thread Andrew C. Oliver
I nominate Sam Ruby whom I sometimes, often would be too strong of a word, disagree with but always respect his integrity and belief in community-based software development. I too would like to see some changes, but Sam has outlined, several times, most of the changes that I'd actually like

Re: Current roster of the Jakarta PMC

2003-03-03 Thread Andrew C. Oliver
I nominate Sam Ruby with whom I sometimes (often would be far too strong of a word) disagree with, but whose integrity and belief in community-based software development I always respect. I too would like to see some changes, but Sam has outlined, several times, most of the changes that I'd

Re: Another unused import statement report is out...

2003-03-03 Thread Vladimir R. Bossicard
assertTrue(Whoa, doSomething returned a non-Fred type!, doSomething() instanceof Fred); When the test fails, you don't have a lot of information (like the class returned by doSomething) to debug your code. ads Using JUnit-addons, you would code your assertion:

Re: Current roster of the Jakarta PMC

2003-03-03 Thread dion
Andrew C. Oliver [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote on 04/03/2003 01:51:36 AM: I nominate Sam Ruby whom I sometimes, often would be too strong of a word, disagree with but always respect his integrity and belief in community-based software development. I too would like to see some changes, but Sam

RE: Another unused import statement report is out...

2003-03-03 Thread Vladimir R. Bossicard
I still don't understand what the hubub about unused imports is about. The goal is not really to check for unused imports (it's a nice-to-have) but IMO to regularly (every night?) use a tool to check the quality of the code. If you care about the details (like unused imports), chances are that

Re: Current roster of the Jakarta PMC

2003-03-03 Thread Sam Ruby
[EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Andrew C. Oliver [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote on 04/03/2003 01:51:36 AM: I nominate Sam Ruby whom I sometimes, often would be too strong of a word, disagree with but always respect his integrity and belief in community-based software development. I too would like to see

Re: Current roster of the Jakarta PMC

2003-03-03 Thread Nick Chalko
Jason van Zyl wrote: On Sun, 2003-03-02 at 05:12, Sam Ruby wrote: I ask because I have an essay to present and I would like to run for the chair position as I feel it's time for some changes around here. Jason, In light of your comments in

Re: Current roster of the Jakarta PMC

2003-03-03 Thread dion
Sam Ruby [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote on 04/03/2003 10:24:53 AM: [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Andrew C. Oliver [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote on 04/03/2003 01:51:36 AM: I nominate Sam Ruby whom I sometimes, often would be too strong of a word, disagree with but always respect his integrity and belief

Re: Current roster of the Jakarta PMC

2003-03-03 Thread Jason van Zyl
On Mon, 2003-03-03 at 18:33, Nick Chalko wrote: Jason van Zyl wrote: On Sun, 2003-03-02 at 05:12, Sam Ruby wrote: I ask because I have an essay to present and I would like to run for the chair position as I feel it's time for some changes around here. Jason, In

coding conventions.

2003-03-03 Thread Andrew C. Oliver
What does everyone think? My thoughts are clearly expressed in sourcecode. I have consistantly renamed things which were referred to differently to what I thought was clearer (for instance XF record is called ExtendedFormatRecord). I'm not sure it will be practical in this case. On the