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    • Type: Sub-task Sub-task
    • Status: Open
    • Priority: Minor Minor
    • Resolution: Unresolved
    • Affects Version/s: None
    • Fix Version/s: None
    • Component/s: debian, rpm
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      A number of project builds need Apache Forrest at a known path in order to build documentation. We should build native packages of Forrest for this.

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          Peter Linnell added a comment -

          This will be a low priority and best effort. A lot of tickets upstream are requesting replacing forrest with something newer and not needing jdk5 Ugh.

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          Peter Linnell added a comment - This will be a low priority and best effort. A lot of tickets upstream are requesting replacing forrest with something newer and not needing jdk5 Ugh.
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          Jeff Hammerbacher added a comment -

          Other projects that have attempted to move away from Forrest

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          Jeff Hammerbacher added a comment - Other projects that have attempted to move away from Forrest
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          Peter Linnell added a comment -

          Good to know.. That makes a persuasive argument

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          Peter Linnell added a comment - Good to know.. That makes a persuasive argument
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          Jeff Hammerbacher added a comment -

          We could also go upstream and advocate that those projects stop using Forrest, which died several years ago and is an abomination. They'll thank us later.

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          Jeff Hammerbacher added a comment - We could also go upstream and advocate that those projects stop using Forrest, which died several years ago and is an abomination. They'll thank us later.
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          Peter Linnell added a comment -

          I looked into the rpm side and it is not trivial.

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          Peter Linnell added a comment - I looked into the rpm side and it is not trivial.

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            • Assignee:
              Peter Linnell
              Reporter:
              Andrew Bayer
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