Spec re-organization/update proposal...
andyp at bea.com
Fri Apr 18 03:19:04 PDT 2008
At 01:47 18/04/2008, Bryan Atsatt wrote:
>I propose that we re-organize and update the next draft of the spec
>to achieve the following:
>1. Clearly identify and separate the two main elements of the spec:
> a. Framework (i.e. api/spi)
> b. Default implementation (i.e. .jam distribution format, tools,
> usage examples, etc.)
>2. Ensure that the framework is the primary focus of the spec,
>identifying it as the means by which any implementation integrates
>with the SE compiler and runtime.
>3. Clarify that any implementation will benefit from the integration
>story provided by the framework (I describe four concrete benefits
>4. Clarify the rationale for the existence of a new implementation.
>5. Recognize the importance of building a second implementation to
>validate the framework design.
>6. Recognize OSGi as the right choice for that second implementation:
> a. A formal JCP adopted module standard.
> b. Wide market adoption.
>If the reasoning behind these proposals is not sufficiently clear to
>everyone, I'll be happy to elaborate.
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