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From Reinhard Pötz <reinh...@apache.org>
Subject Re: [VOTE] Require Java 1.6 for Cocoon3
Date Wed, 21 Sep 2011 05:45:21 GMT
On 09/19/2011 11:03 PM, Nathaniel, Alfred wrote:
> Hi all,
>
> A few weeks ago we had a discussion [1] whether to increase for Cocoon3
> the minimum Java version from 1.5 to 1.6.
>
> There were a number of advantages identified to be gained by using
> Java6, which I don’t want to repeat here,
>
> The only downside is the exclusion of potential C3 users locked in to Java5.
>
> A survey on the user list [2] asking users to step forward if that
> really applied to anybody did not yield any response.
>
> Therefore I’ call the vote on Code Modification [3]:
>
> +1 = Yes, Cocoon3 shall require Java 1.6
>
> -1 = No, Cocoon3 must remain usable with Java 1.5 (with justification
> for the veto)
>
> This change is targeted only at Cocoon3. Cocoon2.1 and Cocoon2.2 are not
> affected.
>
> Please cast your votes before Mon 3 Oct 06:00 UTC.

+1

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