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From Endre StĂžlsvik <Apa...@stolsvik.com>
Subject Re: Switching to ActiveMQ 4.2 to Java 5???
Date Wed, 15 Nov 2006 18:36:20 GMT
Hiram Chirino wrote:
> Hi folks,
> 
> How do you guys feel about switching the minimum run time requirement
> for ActiveMQ 4.2 to be Java 5??  I'm itching to do this since Java 5
> has a much better set of concurrent implementation.
> 
> We can keep the 4.1.x branch alive as the Java 1.4 compatible version.
> Also I have a feeling that once we switch to Java 5, someone will
> figure out how to use retrotranslator to make our Java 5 binaries also
> run on Java 1.4.  But I doubt anybody will make any efforts to look
> into that until we actually jump to Java 5.
> 

Rather big move for a minor version - why not call it ActiveMQ 5 instead 
(It'll even align!).

Then keep ActiveMQ 4.x on 1.4.

Regards,
Endre.

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