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From Rick Hillegas <Richard.Hille...@Sun.COM>
Subject Re: Doc notice for JDBC 4 functionality in Derby 10.2
Date Wed, 13 Sep 2006 21:05:08 GMT
David Van Couvering wrote:

> Hi, Jean, and all, that sounds good.  I also agree that the licensing 
> stuff can be in release notes.  Note that if someone builds JDBC4 
> functionality of our 10.2 release with the beta JDK will not be able 
> to put it into production use, but if they build it with the GA JDK 
> they should be able to.  Right?

Hopefully. The bundled Release Notes should probably refer the user to 
the website. The website can track incompatibilities, if any, which 
accumulate between the time that we ship 10.2 and the time that the JDK 
goes GA.


> I would also like to see something like "Derby will be delivering a 
> follow-on release with compiled JDBC4 drivers once JDK 6 is generally 
> available."
> David
> Andrew McIntyre wrote:
>> On 9/13/06, Rick Hillegas <Richard.Hillegas@sun.com> wrote:
>>> This sounds fine. I was planning on highlighting the license issue in
>>> the Release Notes anyway.
>> Should we also add a note about compatibility? Something along the 
>> lines of:
>> "The JDBC 4.0 support in this version of Derby may not be compatible
>> with the final version of JDBC 4.0."?
>> andrew

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