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From Paul Davis <paul.joseph.da...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: SpiderMonkey Version Support
Date Wed, 29 Jun 2011 16:12:49 GMT
On Wed, Jun 29, 2011 at 4:14 AM, Dirkjan Ochtman <dirkjan@ochtman.nl> wrote:
> On Wed, Jun 29, 2011 at 01:08, Paul Davis <paul.joseph.davis@gmail.com> wrote:
>> *Nothing* should change on anything that isn't trunk.
>
> You mean that 1.1 will never support SpiderMonkey 1.8.5? That would
> kind of suck.
>

Its a fairly non-trivial patch as demonstrated by how long it took to
even get into trunk. I don't think its proper fodder for a bug fix
release. Also, not supporting 1.8.5 will motivate people to upgrade
CouchDB as well.

>> Since 1.2 isn't more than a reference to trunk, there's not much (IMO)
>> keeping us from dropping our support for everything pre-1.8.5 (except
>> being nice to users I guess).
>
> Doesn't that depend on when 1.2 comes out? 1.8.5 is not that old.
>
> Cheers,
>
> Dirkjan
>

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