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From Andrew McIntyre <mcintyr...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: svn commit: r225581 - in /incubator/derby/code/trunk: BUILDING.txt build.xml
Date Wed, 27 Jul 2005 21:47:13 GMT

On Jul 27, 2005, at 2:20 PM, scott hutinger wrote:

> Shouldn't the non-debug be 'ant sane' and the debug build be 'ant  
> insane' .
> Possibly a debug build and non-debug build run commands should both  
> be used.  (If I read it
> wrong, then I am confused, and possibly others will be also (maybe  
> not) ) :-)

 From BUILDING.txt:

'Sanity' was a concept introduced early in Cloudscape as a way of  
having assert functionality
in the code before Java actually supported such functionality  
syntactically. It was a way to keep development 'sane,' thus the name.



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