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From Army <qoz...@sbcglobal.net>
Subject Re: [PATCH] Derby-174
Date Tue, 22 Mar 2005 18:23:26 GMT
<Shreyas.Kaushik@sun.com> wrote
>
>-import java.sql.Date;
>-import java.sql.Time;
>-import java.sql.Timestamp;
>-import java.sql.Types;
>-import java.sql.ResultSet;
>-import java.sql.SQLException;
>+import java.sql.*;

I apologize if this is overly picky, but isn't inclusion of a package via the "*" wildcard
generally considered an 
unfavorable programming practice?  I think it's fine to do so when writing tests, but as far
as I know, the Derby 
codeline generally avoids using wildcard imports.  And even if there are existing places where
such imports are used, it 
seems to me that _replacing_ existing imports with the wildcard import is probably not a habit
to encourage.

Even if functionally speaking there's no difference, to do this is to introduce a style of
imports that's doesn't agree 
with the rest of the codeline--is that something to avoid?

'Course, maybe that's just unfounded paranoia on my part...

*shrug*
Army


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