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From Josh Elser <josh.el...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Deprecating Mock Accumulo (was Re: kerberos auth, getDelegationToken)
Date Tue, 09 Jun 2015 23:19:28 GMT
Keith Turner wrote:
>>> >  >  +1
>>> >  >
>>> >  >  It should be deprecated ASAP inorder to clearly communicate its status
as
>>> >  >  unmaintained.   If its deprecated in 1.8, its eligible to be dropped
in
>> >  2.0
>>> >  >  but does not have to be dropped.    When its dropped can be a separate
>>> >  >  decision.
>>> >  >
>> >
>> >  Doesn't semver require a major version of deprecation? Still def deprecate
>> >  immediately, remove eventually.
>> >
>
> No.  Christopher had proposed that more strict requirement, but we
> eventually just went w/ unmodified semver.  The following is from the
> semver page.
>
>
>    Before you completely remove the functionality in a new major release
> there should be at least one minor release that contains the deprecation so
> that users can smoothly transition to the new API.
>

Ok, cool. Thanks for the clarification. Was on my mobile and didn't have 
the official docs handy to double check :)

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