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From Benedikt Ritter <brit...@apache.org>
Subject Re: [VOTE] Release BCEL 6.0 based on RC3
Date Thu, 19 Feb 2015 15:19:37 GMT
2015-02-19 16:14 GMT+01:00 Ben McCann <ben@benmccann.com>:

> Why do you say users would have to rename all their import statements? Is
> there a patch pending that we're consider which would change the package
> name? I don't think there'd be any changes that be hard for end users to
> deal with that I'm aware of.
>

Changing the major version number for a commons component always implies
changing maven coords and the package name. We do this, so that several
versions of the same commons component can be in the same classpath.

Benedikt


>
> On Thu, Feb 19, 2015 at 7:07 AM, Benedikt Ritter <britter@apache.org>
> wrote:
>
> > 2015-02-19 16:06 GMT+01:00 Emmanuel Bourg <ebourg@apache.org>:
> >
> > > Le 19/02/2015 15:17, Ben McCann a écrit :
> > > > Perhaps if there are only a few breaking changes we could prioritize
> > > > reviewing those first and leave the rest for 6.1.  Alternatively, we
> > > could
> > > > release what's available now as 6.0 and release all the patches in a
> > > couple
> > > > months as 7.0.
> > >
> > > I wouldn't force our users to rename all their import statements in a
> > > couple of month as we release BCEL 7.0 with breaking changes because we
> > > didn't want to handle a known issue for BCEL 6.0.
> > >
> > > Let's settle this now.
> > >
> >
> > +1
> >
> >
> > >
> > > Emmanuel Bourg
> > >
> > >
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