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From ebo...@apache.org
Subject svn commit: r1661719 - /commons/proper/bcel/trunk/RELEASE-NOTES.txt
Date Mon, 23 Feb 2015 17:24:07 GMT
Author: ebourg
Date: Mon Feb 23 17:24:07 2015
New Revision: 1661719

URL: http://svn.apache.org/r1661719
Log:
Documented the compatibility issue when using an AttributeReader

Modified:
    commons/proper/bcel/trunk/RELEASE-NOTES.txt

Modified: commons/proper/bcel/trunk/RELEASE-NOTES.txt
URL: http://svn.apache.org/viewvc/commons/proper/bcel/trunk/RELEASE-NOTES.txt?rev=1661719&r1=1661718&r2=1661719&view=diff
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--- commons/proper/bcel/trunk/RELEASE-NOTES.txt (original)
+++ commons/proper/bcel/trunk/RELEASE-NOTES.txt Mon Feb 23 17:24:07 2015
@@ -16,13 +16,16 @@ Compatibility with 5.2
 
 Binary compatible - Yes
 
-Source compatible - Yes, except for org.apache.bcel.classfile.Visitor (see below)
-
-Semantic compatible - Yes
-
-The org.apache.bcel.classfile.Visitor interface has been enhanced with
-additional methods. If you implemented it directly instead of extending
-the EmptyVisitor class you'll have to implement the new methods.
+Source compatible - Yes, except:
+ - The org.apache.bcel.classfile.Visitor interface has been enhanced with
+   additional methods. If you implemented it directly instead of extending
+   the EmptyVisitor class you'll have to implement the new methods.
+
+Semantic compatible - Yes, except:
+ - BCEL handles new attributes such as code annotations that could only
+   be processed by implementing a custom AttributeReader in the previous
+   versions. Code relying on this behavior will have to be adjusted since
+   the AttributeReader will no longer be called in these cases.
 
 
 Enhancements from 5.2



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