Re: Directory layout feedback

2001-03-16 Thread Sam Ruby
Peter Donald wrote: Gonna have to disagree. You do whats best when there is no significant advantage of doing it otherways. Standardizing on a crap standard because someone decrees it a standard is near lunacy. I'm 180 off of this position. If there IS a significant advantage to doing it

Re: Directory layout feedback

2001-03-15 Thread Ceki Gülcü
Conor, At 11:02 15.03.2001 +1100, Conor MacNeill wrote: Ceki, I would like to give you some feedback on the common directory layout http://jakarta.apache.org/site/dirlayout.html This is mostly from my Ant perspective and somewhat from my impression of some other common practices in the

Re: Directory layout feedback

2001-03-15 Thread Stefan Bodewig
Ceki Glc [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: At 11:02 15.03.2001 +1100, Conor MacNeill wrote: I think that there should be a recommendation that any file/dir not under CVS control should go into the .cvsignore file. There is no need to adding any files to .cvsignore if you add files to CVS control

Re: Directory layout feedback

2001-03-15 Thread Peter Donald
At 03:10 15/3/01 +0100, Ceki Glc wrote: For Ant, I made a separate directory for the webpages (webpage). I had to do this anyway since there was already an index.html file in the Ant docs directory, although I have subsequently moved that. As Jon pointed out earlier, I do not see the advantage

Re: Directory layout feedback

2001-03-15 Thread Ceki Gülcü
At 01:34 16.03.2001 +1100, Peter Donald wrote: build directory Many of the Jakarta projects put the build files in the project's root directory and use the build directory for build results, such as build classes which will be jarred up into the distribution So by build/ you

Re: Directory layout feedback

2001-03-15 Thread Peter Donald
At 04:17 15/3/01 +0100, Ceki Glc wrote: A lot of projects use dist/, in my personal projects I use out/ while some projects use bin/. See, these names are like colors, blue, green, or yellow... At face value, they are all equivalent. That's what I meant by sticking to a name. It goes without

Re: Directory layout feedback

2001-03-15 Thread Ceki Gülcü
At 02:46 16.03.2001 +1100, Peter Donald wrote: At 04:17 15/3/01 +0100, Ceki Glc wrote: A lot of projects use dist/, in my personal projects I use out/ while some projects use bin/. See, these names are like colors, blue, green, or yellow... At face value, they are all equivalent. That's what I

Re: Directory layout feedback

2001-03-14 Thread Jon Stevens
on 3/14/01 4:02 PM, "Conor MacNeill" [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Ceki, I would like to give you some feedback on the common directory layout http://jakarta.apache.org/site/dirlayout.html This is mostly from my Ant perspective and somewhat from my impression of some other common practices

Re: Directory layout feedback

2001-03-14 Thread jeff
On Thu, Mar 15, 2001 at 11:02:27AM +1100, Conor MacNeill wrote: Ceki, I would like to give you some feedback on the common directory layout http://jakarta.apache.org/site/dirlayout.html This is mostly from my Ant perspective and somewhat from my impression of some other common practices

RE: Directory layout feedback

2001-03-14 Thread Conor MacNeill
Jon, From: Jon Stevens [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]] I disagree. Documentation == website. All of the documentation for a product should be available on the website. The reason is simple...we are creating open source. Documentation is lacking in general as well as people to maintain it. So,