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From jerome lacoste <>
Subject Re: [exec] use of commons-logging
Date Fri, 23 Sep 2005 12:50:36 GMT
On 9/23/05, Trygve Laugstøl <> wrote:
> On Fri, 2005-09-23 at 10:36 +0700, Kev Jackson wrote:
> > Hi,
> >
> > I've been looking at the use of commons logging in exec.  Coming from
> > ant dev, it would be nice to refactor ant to use the commons-exec
> > package, but Ant has it's own logging mechanism (using logging
> > listeners), and I'm pretty sure that the ant code base will not change
> > to using commons-logging throughout except as the listener, and as far
> > as I'm aware the ant team want to keep the ant bootstrap as minimal as
> > possible (require nothing but an xml parser and a jdk). [1]
> >
> > There's also the problem of the minimum version of Java supported by
> > commons-exec, though this looks like it will be less of a problem.
> I'm concerned about this issue too and have been looking into ways to
> automate the testing to make sure that we're not using any JDK1.3+ API
> parts. Do you have any good ideas?

I can also set up an automated build that uses 1.3... that should
catch errors (a little bit late, but easy to set up).


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