Subject: Re: java category
To: None <email@example.com>
From: Alistair Crooks <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 08/13/2003 23:25:38
On Mon, Aug 11, 2003 at 10:45:18AM -0400, Jan Schaumann wrote:
> Alistair Crooks <email@example.com> wrote:
> > On Sun, Aug 10, 2003 at 06:39:44PM -0400, Jan Schaumann wrote:
> > > How about we create a 'java' category?
> > Do you have any idea how many packages we have which could go into a
> > "java" category?
> Packages that could be moved to a newly created java category:
Eclipse is an IDE, which, although written in Java, can debug and compile
C, C++ and Java. I don't see why it should be in a Java category.
These 3 are more to do with web-publishing than Java.
> Note: I'm not saying these packages are in the wrong categories as they
> are, but that a primary category of 'java' might be more suitable.
> Packages that would then add 'java' to their CATEGORIES but would remain
> where they are:
Some of these are pushing it a bit - the "airport*" ones for instance
are for configurating Wireless Access Points - that they're written in
Java is not something that many people know or care about.