|Re: [tools-pmc] Newsreader project|
you might want to talk to the ECF community to see if they are
interested :-) We were merely pointing you in a direction that seemed
to make sense. They may have a completely different viewpoint.|
FWIW, ECF is part of the RT top-level project.
Wim Jongman wrote:
Okay, this sounds like a consent conclusion and I am more than happy to work with ECF. What should I do next. Send the same introduction e-mail to the Technology PMC? Best regards, Wim Jongman On Fri, May 22, 2009 at 5:03 PM, Schaefer, Doug <Doug.Schaefer@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:+1. ECF or Tech. Nothing more to add. -----Original Message----- From: tools-pmc-bounces@xxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:tools-pmc-bounces@xxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Jeff McAffer Sent: Friday, May 22, 2009 10:54 AM To: Tools PMC mailing list Cc: Wayne Beaton; slewis@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx Subject: Re: [tools-pmc] Newsreader projectLooking at the current top level projects list, I don't think that there is currently a project that is a good fit for tools like this. Ideally there should be a "Social" top level project that would fit tools like this one and could also hold the "Social" subprojects from ECF like the chat clients and the IRC client and possible future projects like a twitter client. I have some other ideas about this toplevel project. However, at the moment, the Tools project seems the best.I am not so fussed about which top-level project at the moment and generally we don't start top-levels until there is a very clear direction and community. Also we should keep separate (to a certain degree) which technology is being used. That is, just cause the project *might* be in mylyn (for example) does not mean that one automatically has to install mylyn to make it work. That all depends on the code dependencies. We have swaths of Equinox that don't need the Equinox framework at all or can run on other frameworks. Your comments around Social and ECF actually lead me to believe that while the implementation does not necessarily use ECF, ECF is currently a focal point at Eclipse for social/communications things. So perhaps this is better suited to being part of ECF with an aim to at some point growing a broader social community. Failing that, I personally suggest a project in Technology. Technology is the usual spot to start projects that have no other obvious home. Jeff _______________________________________________ tools-pmc mailing list tools-pmc@xxxxxxxxxxx https://dev.eclipse.org/mailman/listinfo/tools-pmc _______________________________________________ tools-pmc mailing list tools-pmc@xxxxxxxxxxx https://dev.eclipse.org/mailman/listinfo/tools-pmc_______________________________________________ tools-pmc mailing list tools-pmc@xxxxxxxxxxx https://dev.eclipse.org/mailman/listinfo/tools-pmc
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