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From Kristian Waagan <Kristian.Waa...@Sun.COM>
Subject Re: [VOTE] release candidate
Date Wed, 25 Mar 2009 08:28:41 GMT
Myrna van Lunteren wrote:
> Please test and vote on the release candidate, available at:

Knut Magne Solem has tested the in-memory back end on Windows, and found 
a bug that makes it impossible to use on Windows.
See comment on DERBY-646.

I'll be looking into this today, and hopefully have a patch ready at the 
end of the day. I have even managed to get hold of a Windows test machine :)
My opinion is that it would be unfortunate to release 10.5 with a new 
feature that doesn't work on Windows, even if the feature is experimental.

Other options;
 o do nothing, let non-Windows users test/use the in-memory back end
 o pull the feature out (still requires building a new release candidate)


> http://people.apache.org/~myrnavl/derby-
> You can report platform testing results at:
> http://wiki.apache.org/db-derby/TenFiveOnePlatformTesting
> Other testing results can be reported at
> http://wiki.apache.org/db-derby/DerbyTenFiveOneRelease
> Polls will close Monday, April 13, 2009.
> Regards,
> Myrna

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