commons-dev mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From Gary Gregory <garydgreg...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [BCEL] Java version
Date Thu, 13 Aug 2015 22:53:49 GMT
Done in SVN and already using Java features :-)

Gary

On Thu, Aug 13, 2015 at 11:55 AM, Mark Roberts <markro@cs.washington.edu>
wrote:

> I think 7 is fine.  I would be hesitant to go all the way to 8 at this
> time.
>
> Thanks,
> Mark
>
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: sebb [mailto:sebbaz@gmail.com]
> Sent: Thursday, August 13, 2015 11:48 AM
> To: Commons Developers List
> Subject: Re: [BCEL] Java version
>
> On 13 August 2015 at 17:58, Gary Gregory <garydgregory@gmail.com> wrote:
> > The POM sets the source version to Java 1.5 but the code does not
> > compile on Java 1.5.
> >
> > I say we just move the req to java 7 or 8 and move on.
>
> I would be OK with Java 7 as a minimum.
>
> I realise that I normally argue for the minimum Java version, but BCEL is
> different from most of the other Commons components.
>
> It is likely to be mainly used in Maven or stand-alone applications, and
> it seems likely that any usage will be on a host that can readily be
> upgraded to at least Java 7.
>
> This is not the case for many of the other Commons components which are
> likely to be deeply embedded in large complex systems where Java upgrades
> are much harder to test and implement.
>
> > Gary
> >
> > --
> > E-Mail: garydgregory@gmail.com | ggregory@apache.org Java Persistence
> > with Hibernate, Second Edition <http://www.manning.com/bauer3/> JUnit
> > in Action, Second Edition <http://www.manning.com/tahchiev/>
> > Spring Batch in Action <http://www.manning.com/templier/>
> > Blog: http://garygregory.wordpress.com
> > Home: http://garygregory.com/
> > Tweet! http://twitter.com/GaryGregory
>
> ---------------------------------------------------------------------
> To unsubscribe, e-mail: dev-unsubscribe@commons.apache.org
> For additional commands, e-mail: dev-help@commons.apache.org
>
>
>
> ---------------------------------------------------------------------
> To unsubscribe, e-mail: dev-unsubscribe@commons.apache.org
> For additional commands, e-mail: dev-help@commons.apache.org
>
>


-- 
E-Mail: garydgregory@gmail.com | ggregory@apache.org
Java Persistence with Hibernate, Second Edition
<http://www.manning.com/bauer3/>
JUnit in Action, Second Edition <http://www.manning.com/tahchiev/>
Spring Batch in Action <http://www.manning.com/templier/>
Blog: http://garygregory.wordpress.com
Home: http://garygregory.com/
Tweet! http://twitter.com/GaryGregory

Mime
  • Unnamed multipart/alternative (inline, None, 0 bytes)
View raw message