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Re: [paho-dev] Contribution of MQTT Servers (Mosquitto and RSMB)

I've added a discussion item to the agenda for tomorrow's call:

On Mon, Jun 24, 2013 at 7:14 PM, Andy Piper <andypiperuk@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> My 2c.
> There's a dormant discussion on this topic on the wiki -
> - where I did propose having a
> .clients and .brokers set of parallel repositories. However we now
> have quite a number of client repositories so that may not make sense,
> unless we did a big restructure.
> Personally I think we can take two approaches:
> - brokers live inside Paho as the repository "for MQTT"
> or
> - top-level M2M family (which is where Ponte would also live) project
> for broker(s), mosquitto retains its name, and Paho could then remain
> a potentially multi-protocol client project (which is what it was
> pitched as). Having said that, the SCADA stuff is going into its own
> project AFAICT, so we may already have lost that discussion.
> Either way, I'm very excited about one or both brokers coming to the
> Eclipse M2M family, and at the prospect for the best of both to come
> together if appropriate!
> Andy
> On Mon, Jun 24, 2013 at 5:30 PM, Roger Light <roger@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> On Mon, Jun 24, 2013 at 4:03 PM, Mike Milinkovich
>> <mike.milinkovich@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>>> On 24/06/2013 9:07 AM, Ian Craggs wrote:
>>> I thought that Roger had indicated that some other location had been
>>> discussed for Mosquitto
>>> Roger - Can you remind me what was discussed? Another alternative is to make
>>> Mosquitto a peer to Paho, under the still-being-discussed M2M top level
>>> project. To be honest, there is almost no difference between those two
>>> options from the perspective of the Eclipse Development Process.
>> It was basically along the lines of inside or outside of Paho, and if
>> in Paho then how it would appear (separate component, sub project - is
>> there any difference between these or just different names for the
>> same thing?) as you said.
>>> Top-level projects are intended to group communities of interest, and there is
>>> no need to be pedantic about their scope.
>> I had kind of assumed this, but it's nice to have it confirmed.
>>> I am assuming that you have no desire to take Mosquitto to the EclipseRT. If
>>> my assumption is incorrect, please chime in!
>> I had wondered before if it should be part of the RT project, but that
>> was based on a flawed understanding of its scope.
>> Cheers,
>> Roger
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