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From Matt Benson <gudnabr...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [collections] retire or release?
Date Tue, 22 Feb 2011 04:59:22 GMT
So to continue the 3.3 discussion, it looks like Hen created an RC1 nearly 2
years ago... :)  But he also tagged the point just before the generics
branch was merged back to trunk.  Shall we create a 3_X branch from this
tag?

Matt

On Mon, Feb 21, 2011 at 10:54 PM, Matt Benson <gudnabrsam@gmail.com> wrote:

> Gmail f*cked me over:
>
>
> ---------- Forwarded message ----------
> From: Matt Benson <gudnabrsam@gmail.com>
> Date: Mon, Feb 21, 2011 at 10:53 PM
> Subject: Re: [collections] retire or release?
> To: Henri Yandell <flamefew@gmail.com>
>
>
>
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> On Mon, Feb 21, 2011 at 12:07 AM, Henri Yandell <flamefew@gmail.com>wrote:
>
>> I'd like to see a 3.3; I think we have a branch that had a lot of
>> bugfixes on it before the 4.0 merge.
>>
>>
> +1, if for no other reason than to announce (some of?) the deprecations
> planned in 4.0 (see https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/COLLECTIONS-251
> ).
>
>
>> 4.0 - painful to have a working product there and not release, yet not
>> sure there's much point if there isn't enough energy to do subsequent
>> releases.
>>
>> Point taken, but as mature as the codebase is, and let's face it--it's
> still mostly the same codebase--I wouldn't expect ongoing maintenance to be
> nearly the chore that getting 4.0 ready has been.
>
> Matt
>
>
>> Hen
>>
>> On Sun, Feb 20, 2011 at 9:17 AM, Matt Benson <gudnabrsam@gmail.com>
>> wrote:
>> > Obviously it sucks how long it's been since we've had a release.
>>  Apparently
>> > Stephen C was the heart & soul of the project.  :)  I've been trying to
>> make
>> > a little time for it lately, but it would seem that several of us across
>> the
>> > project have been somewhat short of time for the past couple of years
>> now.
>> >  I just hate to see us retire it when we're *so* close to having 4.0
>> > ready.... aren't we?
>> >
>> > Matt
>> >
>> > On Sun, Feb 20, 2011 at 4:45 AM, Jochen Wiedmann
>> > <jochen.wiedmann@gmail.com>wrote:
>> >
>> >> Release, then retire?
>> >>
>> >>
>> >> On Sun, Feb 20, 2011 at 7:09 AM, Henri Yandell <flamefew@gmail.com>
>> wrote:
>> >> > Seeing this bug reported for the Nth time:
>> >> >
>> >> > https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/COLLECTIONS-371
>> >> >
>> >> > I wonder if collections should be declared dead. It's a dumb bug,
>> >> > (removeAll calling retainAll), and users have had to put up with it
>> >> > for years now.
>> >> >
>> >> > Hen
>> >> >
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