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From "Sean Busbey (JIRA)" <j...@apache.org>
Subject [jira] [Comment Edited] (ACCUMULO-3608) Restore backwards binary compatibility with version 1.6.z
Date Mon, 06 Apr 2015 17:40:12 GMT

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Sean Busbey edited comment on ACCUMULO-3608 at 4/6/15 5:39 PM:
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we should only need to check the then-latest 1.6.z release, because 1.6.\{0,1,2,z\} are supposed
to be backwards compatible with each other. IIRC, 1.6.1 -> 1.6.2 got the greenlight. Was
there a gap from 1.6.0?


was (Author: busbey):
we should only need to check the then-latest 1.6.z release, because 1.6.{0,1,2,z} are supposed
to be backwards compatible with each other. IIRC, 1.6.1 -> 1.6.2 got the greenlight. Was
there a gap from 1.6.0?

> Restore backwards binary compatibility with version 1.6.z
> ---------------------------------------------------------
>
>                 Key: ACCUMULO-3608
>                 URL: https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/ACCUMULO-3608
>             Project: Accumulo
>          Issue Type: Bug
>    Affects Versions: 1.7.0
>            Reporter: Sean Busbey
>            Priority: Blocker
>             Fix For: 1.7.0
>
>         Attachments: compat_report.html
>
>
> We need to ensure that a check for binary backwards compatibility passes when comparing
1.6.z to current master, since it is only a minor version bump.
> {quote}
> That means new classes, interfaces,methods, enum members, etc are all fine. All of the
things labelled as HIGH severity in the binary compatibility report are definitely a problem.
They're mostly classes and methods that were removed.
> The end goal should be a report like the one Corey got for 1.6.1 -> 1.6.2. We don't
need the reciprocal report to be compatible because minor versions need not be forward compatible.
> Problems in the source compatibility report are worth reviewing, but things that only
show up there shouldn't be a blocker.
> {quote}
> There are instructions for running the compatibility checker in test/compat/japi-compliance/README



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