[fedora-java] spring-* vs springframework-*

Dridi Boukelmoune dridi.boukelmoune at gmail.com
Fri Oct 18 21:20:48 UTC 2013


Hi,

For the sake of consistency I'd go for springframework-*, but also
because they had to change their groupid when the rules changed on the
maven central (spring => org.springframework). Upstream itself calls
it "Spring Framework" [1] as part of the spring ecosystem.

Best Regards,
Dridi

[1] http://projects.spring.io/spring-framework/

On Fri, Oct 18, 2013 at 9:47 PM, Orion Poplawski <orion at cora.nwra.com> wrote:
> I'd like to get some kind of consensus on naming of the
> spring/springframework packages.  We have some of both:
>
> spring-ldap-javadoc.noarch
> spring-ldap.noarch
> spring-maps-default.noarch
> spring-retry-javadoc.noarch
> spring-retry.noarch
> springframework-aop.noarch
> springframework-beans.noarch
> springframework-context-support.noarch
> springframework-context.noarch
> springframework-expression.noarch
> springframework-instrument.noarch
> springframework-javadoc.noarch
> springframework-jdbc.noarch
> springframework-jms.noarch
> springframework-orm.noarch
> springframework-oxm.noarch
> springframework-security-javadoc.noarch
> springframework-security.noarch
> springframework-struts.noarch
> springframework-tx.noarch
> springframework-web.noarch
> springframework-webmvc-portlet.noarch
> springframework-webmvc.noarch
> springframework.noarch
>
> The core/parent package is currently "springframework", but one could argue
> it should be called "spring-framework".
>
> I think the spring-* names more closely match current upstream.  However,
> "spring" itself is:
>
> Name        : spring
> Arch        : x86_64
> Version     : 94.1
> Release     : 3.fc19
> Size        : 16 M
> Repo        : updates/19/x86_64
> Summary     : Multiplayer, 3D realtime strategy combat game
> URL         : http://springrts.com
> License     : GPLv2+ and GPLv3+ and LGPLv2 and GFDL and (GFDL or CC-BY)
> Description : Spring is a project aiming to create a new, versatile, full 3D
> Real Time
>             : Strategy Engine.
>             : Spring is designed to be played as online multiplayer matches,
> but some AI are
>             : also available to play against the computer.
>             : Please read the README.Fedora file to get started. The Spring
> wiki is also a
>             : great resource, read it here:
> http://spring.clan-sy.com/wiki/Main_Page
>
> and spring-installer is a helper program for spring.
>
> springframework-* seems to have been what is most commonly used and probably
> what we should standardize on?
>
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