Likewise, as the Orbit project lead.
The only concern I have is reproducing old builds. This move
adds some overhead as the build scripts/map files all need to be updated
in the past before you can do a build. Having said that, +1
Greg Watson <g.watson@xxxxxxxxxxxx> Sent by: tools-pmc-bounces@xxxxxxxxxxx
07/06/2007 11:40 AM
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As a plugin that falls alphabetically *after* hyadies
(and cdt :-)),
we would heartily support such a cleanup.
On Jul 6, 2007, at 9:08 AM, Doug Schaefer wrote:
> That's great point. I'm lucky that cdt falls alphabetically ahead
> hyadies. But in general this is a mess across all of eclipse.
> I think though, practically, it needs to be up to the projects
> themselves to
> initiate this change, just as you did with GEF, and as we did when
> we moved
> the CDT plugins off of the /tools root into a cdt folder.
> One thing I would suggest, though is to allow each project to be a
> top level
> repository if they wish. This makes sense for a lot of subprojects,
> especially those in Tools and Technology that aren't related to
> each other
> and don't share committers and where the shared cvsroot is somewhat
> artificial. That way projects below hyadies just leave the tools
> cvsroot all
> together. Maybe we can bring that up with the EMO.
> Doug Schaefer, QNX Software Systems
> Eclipse CDT Project Lead, http://cdtdoug.blogspot.com
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: tools-pmc-bounces@xxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:tools-pmc-
>> On Behalf Of Anthony Hunter
>> Sent: Friday, July 06, 2007 10:20 AM
>> To: tools-pmc@xxxxxxxxxxx
>> Subject: [tools-pmc] Tools Plug-in location reorganization
>> Hi Team,
>> I just completed https://bugs.eclipse.org/bugs/show_bug.cgi?
>> id=195565 for
>> David Williams suggested that we should do this cleanup for all
>> the tools
>> projects. "We sure get tired of scrolling through all those
>> directories :) "
>> For example, compare the top level list for
>> Anthony Hunter mailto:anthonyh@xxxxxxxxxx
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