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From Daniel John Debrunner <...@debrunners.com>
Subject Re: POLL: Remove need for DB2 JDBC driver from Derby build and test
Date Tue, 01 Nov 2005 19:44:12 GMT
David W. Van Couvering wrote:

> I hope I'm not stepping on a landmine here, but does anyone else who
> thinks it would be a good thing to remove the need for the DB2 JDBC
> driver for our builds and tests?  It's fine if it's an optional part,
> like support for JDK 1.6, but it doesn't seem right that it's required
> now that we have our own JDBC driver...

Dumb question, in what way is it required?

I thought it was alredy optional.

As far as I know it is not needed for building.

As far as I know the derbynet tests will be skipped if it is not in the
class path.

I thought that this had been the case since Derby was open sourced.


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