On May 25, 2012 10:18 PM, "ceki" <ceki@...> wrote:
> On 25.05.2012 19:42, Gary Gregory wrote:
>> Over in Commons-lang we've been following the Apache guideline to avoid
>> @author tags, these grow quickly to long and stale lists. The POM can be
>> used to track who contributes, all in one place. I propose to remove
>> @author tags here as well (1.x has these tags, I am not sure about 2.0).
> This has been proposed several times in the past and rejected each time.
Well i would be +1 to such a change. But given the fact that many or some of the main authors are against it i think it is impossible to get a consens. Now as log4j is in maintenance mode i doubt it is worth to contact every and if we can remove the tag.