[aerogear-dev] AeroGear UnifiedPush server build feedback
matzew at apache.org
Wed Aug 6 03:47:30 EDT 2014
On Tue, Aug 5, 2014 at 9:56 PM, Bruno Oliveira <bruno at abstractj.org> wrote:
> Good morning peeps,
> I would like to open this thread to discuss some ideas about how to
> improve the current build on Push server. Lukas have been doing a
> stellar job improving it and I think we can help.
> Yesterday I spent some time trying to build a developer environment for
> UPS — was a good exercise to realize how people feel trying to contribute.
> The goal was to build the environment from scratch.
> Here comes some feedback (keep in mind that I'm not that good on Node.js)
> - Build our dependencies takes a considerable time. For fair
> reasons, we are running mvn install, npm install and bower install
> for the first time. Maybe we can reduce one step?
> - Java developers don't have their environment ready for Node — it can
> be a blocker. For example, was necessary to install gcc, libpng and
> libpng-devel. I already saw team members struggling with it, like me.
gcc, libpng etc -> LOL.
yeah, that should NOT Be required
> - Maybe we should run -Pdev by default and run the complete build only
> for CI.
yeah, auto activating the -Pdev makes only the very first build take
I think this will improve things already slightly.
> - Maybe we can minify some JS dependencies and don't build
> everything altogether?
> I built an image, because developers willing to just use UPS with the
> latest bits might struggle to configure their environment and maybe it
> can be helpful.
That's awesome! This made me install docker :)
> The image is not perfect and soon will be moved to jboss/dockerfiles.
>  -
>  - https://registry.hub.docker.com/u/abstractj/unifiedpush-dev/
> PGP: 0x84DC9914
> aerogear-dev mailing list
> aerogear-dev at lists.jboss.org
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
More information about the aerogear-dev