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From Will Stevens <williamstev...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [DISCUSS][FUTURE] Move to JDK1.8 and support JRE1.8
Date Tue, 27 Dec 2016 14:07:45 GMT
Haha. Rohit already did what I suggested. I am only just getting through my
emails. :)

On Dec 27, 2016 9:05 AM, "Will Stevens" <williamstevens@gmail.com> wrote:

> Maybe we should send an email to the dev and users lists with something
> like this:
> ---
> Dropping F5 Support
> The F5 plugin currently does not have any maintainers and it is holding us
> back from making an important move to Java 8. If you depend on this plugin,
> we recommend that you contact the dev@ list and either contribute to the
> plugin upgrade, or commission someone to do it for you.
> ---
> At least this way we can give people fair warning and give them a chance
> to get into the dev cycle or pay someone to work on this before it affects
> their business. Ideally people will learn about dropped plugins before they
> are released and they are not learning about it in the release notes. :)
>
>
> On Dec 27, 2016 3:19 AM, "Erik Weber" <terbolous@gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> I am +1 to removing code without maintainers, as long as it's not a core
>> feature.
>>
>> Erik
>>
>>
>> tir. 27. des. 2016 kl. 08.23 skrev Rohit Yadav <rohit.yadav@shapeblue.com
>> >:
>>
>> > All,
>> >
>> >
>> >
>> >
>> >
>> > Java7 has eol-ed, it's about time to move to Java8 for both codebase and
>> > runtime [1].
>> >
>> >
>> >
>> >
>> >
>> > An experimental PR [2] shows that moving to Java8 is fairly straight
>> > forward. The only component that is failing is F5 network plugin, which
>> > lacks authors/maintainers as this issue has been previously raised on
>> dev@
>> > [3].
>> >
>> >
>> >
>> >
>> >
>> > In order to move to JDK8, we'll need to take hard decisions to
>> > comment/exclude plugins such as F5 from the default build profiles that
>> may
>> > not get fixes and improvements from their authors/maintainers. Thoughts,
>> > comments?
>> >
>> >
>> >
>> >
>> >
>> > [1] https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/CLOUDSTACK-9710
>> >
>> >
>> >
>> > <https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/CLOUDSTACK-9710>
>> >
>> >
>> >
>> > [2] https://github.com/apache/cloudstack/pull/1864
>> >
>> >
>> >
>> > [3] http://markmail.org/message/ggx5ycoezyr2ywel
>> >
>> >
>> >
>> >
>> >
>> > Regards.
>> >
>> >
>> >
>> > rohit.yadav@shapeblue.com
>> >
>> > www.shapeblue.com
>> >
>> > 53 Chandos Place, Covent Garden, London  WC2N 4HSUK
>> >
>> > @shapeblue
>> >
>> >
>> >
>> >
>> >
>> >
>> >
>> >
>>
>

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