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From Jörg Schaible <>
Subject Re: [LANG][GUMP] Take current Lang changes out of main Gump?
Date Mon, 16 Mar 2009 16:03:07 GMT
Henri Yandell wrote:

> On Mon, Mar 16, 2009 at 5:59 AM, Stefan Bodewig <>
> wrote:
>> On 2009-03-16, sebb <> wrote:
>>> I've not looked into this yet, but I think we can have two Lang builds
>>> in Gump, one for the new stuff, and another for other projects.
>> Easily, yes.
>> Is there a branch that should be used by project that are likely to be
>> broken by the changes in lang?
> The 2.4 tag.
> Having it fail was useful for me with the String Taglib; the code
> needed to move off of deprecated methods.
> Personally I think failing is good and we'll learn lots from it. I'd
> like to keep trunk until the consumer community indicate it's a pain
> point. For example making a lang-backcompat jar for enum and
> exceptions might be a better choice and getting projects to add a
> dependency on that in gump.

+1, this will directly show how "compatible" we are, since this be a major
topic for all consumers of lang.

- Jörg

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