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From Reinhard Poetz <>
Subject Re: [HEADS-UP] Cocoon 2.2 and java 1.5 revisited.
Date Tue, 10 Oct 2006 06:58:53 GMT
Bertrand Delacretaz wrote:
> On 10/9/06, Antonio Gallardo <> wrote:
>> ...Because we claim 2.1 is java 1.3 when it
>> fact few of us care about this compatibility and some blocks does not
>> compile at all....
> I think we voted on this a while ago: the 2.1 core and most blocks
> must work with 1.3, but some blocks might not. So it's not a surprise.
> If we want to make sure 2.1 compiles with JDK 1.3 as shipped, we could
> add a notice to the release instructions, that this must be tested
> before releasing - it's only a matter of disabling blocks which do not
> compile with 1.3.
> For 2.2, it would be cool to have this info in the blocks themselves -
> do the Maven POMs allow for some "JDK requirements" metadata?

You can configure the compiler plugin by setting the source and target version 
of your code. Usually they are set in the root pom but for Cocoon it has been 
commented out for some reasons (Jorg?).

Reinhard Pötz           Independent Consultant, Trainer & (IT)-Coach 

{Software Engineering, Open Source, Web Applications, Apache Cocoon}



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