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From Gary Gregory <garydgreg...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [beanutils2] Assertions class vs. lang Validate
Date Mon, 03 Mar 2014 13:50:34 GMT
On Mon, Mar 3, 2014 at 8:36 AM, Benedikt Ritter <britter@apache.org> wrote:

> Okay, so how would you feel if BU2 would depend on Java 7 instead of Java
> 6? Is this acceptable from your PoV?
>

Not that you asked me ;) but I'm OK with that.

Gary


>
>
> 2014-03-03 14:10 GMT+01:00 Adrian Crum <adrian.crum@sandglass-software.com
> >:
>
> > The Assertions class works fine and it serves its purpose. There is no
> > need to make the library dependent on another library.
> >
> > Going that route, as a developer/user of the library, I would be forced
> to
> > download and install two libraries instead of one. So it is more
> > complication and work for me.
> >
> >
> > Adrian Crum
> > Sandglass Software
> > www.sandglass-software.com
> >
> > On 3/3/2014 12:07 AM, Benedikt Ritter wrote:
> >
> >> Hi Adrian
> >>
> >>
> >> 2014-03-02 8:03 GMT+01:00 Adrian Crum <
> adrian.crum@sandglass-software.com
> >> >:
> >>
> >>  On 3/1/2014 9:33 AM, Benedikt Ritter wrote:
> >>>
> >>>  I don't like the idea of creating some kind of component hierarchy,
> >>>> where
> >>>> components higher up may depend on lower levels libs. This should be
> >>>> decided for every individual case.
> >>>>
> >>>>
> >>> I agree. If I just want some basic low-level library, I don't want it
> to
> >>> have a multitude of silly dependencies.
> >>>
> >>> One of the main problems with this community is the
> >>> top-down-one-size-fits-all mentality. It just makes things a lot harder
> >>> than they should be from a user's/developer's perspective.
> >>>
> >>>
> >> I don't understand what you mean with this. Can you explain some more?
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >>> Adrian Crum
> >>> Sandglass Software
> >>> www.sandglass-software.com
> >>>
> >>>
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