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From Dion Gillard <dion.gill...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [VOTE] Release Commons Email 1.0
Date Fri, 02 Sep 2005 10:39:57 GMT
I'd much rather we build the release with jdk 1.3.

There are 1.4 specific methods, e.g. in StringBuffer that mean that
code compiled on 1.4 wont necessarily run on 1.3

On 9/2/05, Henning P. Schmiedehausen <hps@intermeta.de> wrote:
> Stephen Colebourne <scolebourne@btopenworld.com> writes:
> 
> >c) The jar file is built on JDK1.4. Is that your target JDK version? If
> >your target is lower, then compiling using JDK1.4 can cause issues when
> >running with earlier versions. This discussion has occurred before in
> >the archives. The chances are that in a component like this, you won't
> >be affected, but the risk is present. This point is -0.
> 
> It is built with (in project.properties):
> 
> maven.compile.source=1.3
> maven.compile.target=1.3
> 
> so that shouldn't be a problem IMHO. (Eric and I did our tests on the
> 1.4.2 runtime, though). Thanks for pointing this out, if you advise to
> build the release using the 1.3.1 JDK, I will consider looking into
> this.
> 
>         Regards
>                 Henning
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