commons-user mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From Rahul Akolkar <>
Subject Re: [VFS] Status of current snapshot build
Date Tue, 27 Jan 2009 18:19:26 GMT
On Tue, Jan 27, 2009 at 8:08 AM, Arjen van Staalduinen
<> wrote:
> Hello,
> We've been making serious use of the VFS in a current project that I work
> on, but in the current 1.0 release there seem to be some very nasty
> concurrency issues. I've come across some issues in the bugtracking system
> that I've also encountered, and a self build snapshot version seems to have
> those issues resolved.
> Now I'm facing the question if I want to put that snapshot build in a
> production environment or remove VFS from our project and rebuild that
> functionality with self build code. All my unit tests work fine with the
> this snapshot build, but I still need some extra courage:). Can someone
> provide me some kind of info that makes my confidence in this snapshot build
> grow?
> On a related note. From what I've seen it seems like a smart move to atleast
> prepare a new release, as the 1.0 build is basicly not usuable in a multi
> threaded environment.

I'm afraid there isn't any way to grow confidence in snapshots, short
of an actual release.

You can ping the dev list and ask if there are any [VFS] release plans
in the near future.


> Thanx in advance,
> Arjen

To unsubscribe, e-mail:
For additional commands, e-mail:

View raw message