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From Henri Yandell <>
Subject Re: [lang] DateUtils package organization
Date Wed, 18 Dec 2002 19:41:53 GMT

On Wed, 18 Dec 2002, Sean Schofield wrote:

> Can we review what classes we have now and what packages they belong in.
> By my count we have DateUtils (which may be renamed to DateFormatUtils),
> CalendarUtils and FastDateFormat.

Matches my list.

> As for the packages I think we have discussed
> 'org.apache.commons.lang.time' any others?

> What about ''?

For me, time wins over date as it more correctly addresses the real scope.
'Date' was always a misnamed class for 'InstantInTime' and we'd not want
to limit ourselves to the real 'Date' things.

> Are we agreed that we should move
> to a new subpackage at this point with 3 classes?

It seems to be leaning that way. I'm +1 on it.


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