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From "Jean T. Anderson" <...@bristowhill.com>
Subject Re: Driver autoloading and engine booting
Date Mon, 19 Jun 2006 17:13:05 GMT
Rick Hillegas wrote:
> Kathey Marsden wrote:
>> David Van Couvering wrote:
>>> - Log a bug
>>> - Work on fixing it by booting on first connection rather than when
>>> the driver is loaded.
>> It would be good to get input from the user community as well.  One
>> possible approach would be to log the bug, mark it  as a regression,
>> existing application impact, and release note needed.  and  have  a
>> formal release note.  Then send a note to derby-user with a pointer to
>> the bug and Ricks summary to see if any users feel there will be
>> impact.  Unfortunately, my gut instinct is that  this is the kind of
>> issue that lays dormant and then hits someone hard on upgrade or when
>> integrated with another product.    It might  broadside users
>> unaware,  like   it did the nist tests and DerbyNetAutostart  tests. 
>> It will be really helpful to have the bug and the  release note to
>> present to users to help them understand impact.
>> Then we can close DERBY-930 back  up too until it is decided whether
>> this "Heisenbug" is a  show stopper or not.
> I have logged two new bugs: DERBY-1428 describes the existing, pre-JDBC4
> shape of the problem. DERBY-1429 describes the extra exposure introduced
> by JDBC4. I have added a release note to DERBY-930, which summarizes the
> problem and its workarounds. In addition, I have asked the user
> community to let us know how broad the extra impact is.

Does the "precedence for properties" documentation need to be updated to
mention jdbc 4/jdk 1.6 behavior?



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