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The columns in this report contain the following information:
Developers can nominate
themselves to work on particular action items by asking a Committer to
add their name address to those items. The developers
working on each item should discuss and agree upon the approach to be
used for implementing the item's changes to the project source code
and documentation, prior to completing those changes. Such discussions
should take place on the tomcat-dev mailing list so that everyone can
stay apprised of what is going on, or chime in if they want to
contribute ideas and suggestions.
- Priority - A sense of how important it is to address this
issue in the short term.
- Action Item - Concise description of the action item
to be completed. Where relevant, Java package names of the
primary classes involved are listed in [square brackets]
- Volunteers - Login of those developers who
have volunteered to assist in the design, implementation, testing, and
documentation of this action item's changes to Tomcat.
Documentation updates for new user guide book.
||remm, funkman, yoavs|
Tag plugins for JSTL.
Optimization of BASIC authentication handling.
Optimization of DIGEST authentication handling.
Realm / auth refactoring (one of the goals would be to add better
support for DIGEST).
GUI for the deployer.
Java load balancer / cache (?) for use with Tomcat clustering, or
with session affinity.
The list of the bugs which are in an unresolved state for Tomcat 5 can be
Aspiring volunteers and others are strongly encouraged to attempt
to comment and help resolve these issues.