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From Rick Hillegas <Richard.Hille...@Sun.COM>
Subject Re: [VOTE] 10.5.1.0 release candidate
Date Wed, 25 Mar 2009 13:11:15 GMT
Kristian Waagan wrote:
> Myrna van Lunteren wrote:
>> Please test and vote on the 10.5.1.0 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.
I think it's worth spinning a new release candidate for this problem. We 
might want to wait another day to see if people trip across other 
serious problems with the current RC.

Thanks,
-Rick
>
> 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)
>
>


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