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From "Stephen Colebourne" <>
Subject Re: [lang] FastDateFormat questions
Date Sun, 22 Dec 2002 16:35:59 GMT
From: "Sean Schofield" <>
> Here's where I am at with FastDateFormat.  I changed the package name
> (to org.apache.commons.lang.time.)  I also pulled down the source code
> for Pair that it required.  I noticed that Pair seemed like the
> DefaultMapEntry in commons-collections (am I wrong?)  Is commons-lang
> allowed to have dependencies with commons-collections or should we try
> to avaoid that?  (My guess is you will say avoid.)
This dependency should be avoided, so yes an inner class is appropriate.

> Finally, I wrote a few unit tests for FastDateFormat.  Once we resolve
> the Pair issue I'd like to submit FastDateFormat and FastDateFormatTests
> to be added to CVS.  Do we need all of the unit tests to be complete
> before adding?  There are a lot to write and I know Eric, and others are
> also volunteering to help here.
I would prefer unit tests to be there before adding to the CVS, but if it
helps make the work visible then sometimes it can be committed without.


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