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From Jochen Wiedmann <>
Subject Re: [LANG] Thoughts about Lang 4.0
Date Tue, 23 May 2017 09:13:21 GMT
On Mon, May 22, 2017 at 1:47 PM, Rob Tompkins <> wrote:

>> - commons-system: a library focused on working with system properties and detection
of the operation system, system’s architecture and Java version
>> - commons-concurrent: a library providing additional abstractions and implementations
for the java.util.concurrent package
>> - commons-reflect: a library which helps working with reflection (where is the line
to beanutils here?)
>> - commons-date: a library which helps working with the java.util.Date and java.util.Calendar

I am -0 to -1 regarding the introduction of new components. I'd rather
see us redefine the purpose of commons-lang. The experience of
commons-math has demonstrated, IMO, that such new components will most
likely increase the noise without an associated increase of the

IMO, c-lang is running well, as it is.


The next time you hear: "Don't reinvent the wheel!"

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