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From Steve Loughran <ste...@apache.org>
Subject Re: Ant documentation
Date Thu, 10 Mar 2005 10:05:14 GMT
Steve Loughran wrote:
> Peter Reilly wrote:
> 
>> Steve Loughran wrote:
>>
>>>
>>> Not unless we move to Java1.5 attributes :)
>>
>>
>>
>> This may be a while....
> 
> 
> I know. I wasnt expecting any pick up there. Not until Jikes adds the 
> support for parsing them, then we could say
> "ant runs on any platform, but you need jikes or javac 1.5+ to compile", 
> rely on the backported annotation support, etc, etc,
> 
> I'm using 1.5 in only one (personal) project, and not gone near 
> annotations yet. I see tomcat has gone 1.5+ only, and EJB3 is going the 
> same way, but perhaps they are special cases.
> 
> 
> We should start by making sure <apt> works :)

Also, having just written the annotation stuff, I am no longer sure that 
I like either annotations,  java1.5 generics
or the static imports used in the examples.

maybe they will grow on me.

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