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From Benedikt Ritter <b...@systemoutprintln.de>
Subject Re: [Collections] Is commons collections dormant ?
Date Wed, 15 Feb 2012 20:10:00 GMT
As far as I can tell, it looks pretty generified ;) But as I said, I'm 
having that name clash error.
Okay, so it is consensus, that no more effort (regarding new features) 
should be put into collections?

Benedikt

Am 15.02.2012 19:23, schrieb Gary Gregory:
> Guava is a fine product but I'd like to see a generics version of
> [collections]. I wonder what state trunk is in and if could be released
> soon...
>
> Gary
>
> On Wed, Feb 15, 2012 at 1:13 PM, Ted Dunning<ted.dunning@gmail.com>  wrote:
>
>> I would recommend guava over collections as well so it sounds like you
>> disagree with both of us!
>>
>> :-)
>>
>> On Wed, Feb 15, 2012 at 1:07 PM, Benedikt Ritter
>> <bene@systemoutprintln.de>wrote:
>>
>>> finally I've found the time to answer to this topic :) We had a similar
>>> discussion a while ago [1]. Back then James suggested to drop collections
>>> completely in favor of google guava. I have started to implement
>>> QueryableCollections in trunk anyway, because I still disagree with
>> James.
>>> I would appreciate comments from one of commons collections commiters, if
>>> they would like to have something like that. I still think, that the
>>> possibility to query for elements would be a nice addition to
>> collections.
>>>
>>> ATM I'm having some problems with the latest source:
>>> Name clash: The method get(K) of type MultiMap<K,V>  has the same erasure
>>> as get(Object) of type Get<K,V>  but does not override it
>>>
>>> Does anyone know something about that?
>>>
>>> Regards,
>>> Benedikt
>>>
>>> [1] http://markmail.org/thread/**mymr5pucpqsdl527<
>> http://markmail.org/thread/mymr5pucpqsdl527>
>>>
>>> Am 14.02.2012 17:00, schrieb Gary Gregory:
>>>
>>>> It's not dead, trunk has generics but it seems no one has put the time
>> and
>>>> effort towards a new release. Personally, it's something I'd like to see
>>>> released again but ATM I am focusing my Apache time on getting VFS 2.1
>> out
>>>> the door.
>>>>
>>>
>>
>
>
>


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