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From Phil Steitz <phil.ste...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [math] releasing 2.0 ?
Date Sat, 04 Apr 2009 18:51:42 GMT
sebb wrote:
> On 04/04/2009, Phil Steitz <phil.steitz@gmail.com> wrote:
>   
>> Luc Maisonobe wrote:
>>
>>     
>>> Hello,
>>>
>>> A lot of work has been done on [math] last months.
>>> There are 9 issues still open in Jira with a target set to 2.0. Some of
>>> them have already been almost processed, some could be finished soon,
>>> some could be postponed to 2.1.
>>>
>>> What do you think about preparing to release 2.0 in the next few weeks ?
>>> I volunteer to do the realese work. For those of you who have taken the
>>> burden of the remaining issues, do you intend to complete your work on
>>> them or do you prefer I assign them to me and close what I can do ?
>>>
>>>
>>>       
>>  I am +1 on pushing out 2.0.   Here are some comments on the issues assigned
>> to me.  My geologic-time progress is unfortunately not likely to improve
>> over the next couple of weeks, so I am more than happy to let others jump
>> in.
>>     
>
> Math is now dependent on Java 1.5 (according to the pom), but there
> seem to be quite a few missing @Override annotations. There are also
> some raw types. Of course these are not essential, but they would
> help.
>   
I don't see either of these as essential and regarding the raw types, I 
would prefer to limit the changes that are not backward-compatible.
> Also, what about thread-safety? There are a few Synchronized classes,
> which are presumably intended to be thread-safe. I'm not sure it's
> particularly necessary to have thread-safe Math classes, so long as
> the classes are not thread-hostile (there's at least one such; I'll
> file a JIRA shortly), but it would be useful to document which classes
> are which.
>   
+1 to add general comments to user guide and web site. 
>   
>>  MATH-207 - I am close to committing David's great patch with only minor
>> modifications and that should make us pretty much complete from code
>> perspective for the initial genetics release, modulo comments on the API
>> that may still come in.  What will remain on this is user guide update.
>> Patches welcome!
>>  MATH-114 - User guide update is all that remains.  I should be able to do
>> that.
>>  MATH-136 - I would like to get this in, but there is some work involved.
>> +0 to moving to 2.1
>>  MATH-169 - pushed to 2.1
>>
>>  I will look at MATH-197 if Brent does not catch this.
>>
>>  MATH-194 is a can of worms that we should collectively open and clean up.
>>
>>  I suppose I should open an issue to track it, but the general problem of
>> the multiple regression API being incomplete and the GLS class being
>> numerically suspect makes me think we may want to hold at least the GLS
>> class from the release.  I will see what I can do.  I am leaning toward
>> flattening the hierarchy, adding some basic stuff to the OLS class and
>> releasing just that class.  I will start a separate thread on this issue
>> when I have a plan.
>>
>>
>>  Thanks for volunteering for the RM duty!
>>
>>  Phil
>>
>>
>>
>>
>>     
>>> Luc
>>>
>>>
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