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From Torsten Curdt <tcu...@apache.org>
Subject Re: [io] 2.0 Moving to minimum of JDK 1.5
Date Mon, 11 Feb 2008 12:38:45 GMT
>> Additionally, nobody stops us from shipping an io compat library  
>> which translates the
>> calls original io 1.x calls for io2. That one can be used as real  
>> replacement of old 1.x
>> series, but offers the possibility to use as much Java 5 specifics  
>> as possible in the
>> new API (varargs, new interfaces, generics, enums, ...).
>
> I still don't see the need to overhaul the entire API.

And I don't see the point why we shouldn't. Going from from java 1.4 - 
 > 1.5 usually means a bit overhaul.
No one forces anyone to switch from 1.x to 2.x.

cheers
--
Torsten

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