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From Myrna van Lunteren <m.v.lunte...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: text of release announcement for 10.10.1.1
Date Wed, 17 Apr 2013 17:18:55 GMT
Looks good to me.
Are there any concerns regarding the use of JDBC 4.2 at this time that
should be stated?

Myrna


On Wed, Apr 17, 2013 at 8:48 AM, Rick Hillegas <rick.hillegas@oracle.com>wrote:

> The last version of this text was truncated. Here is the complete
> announcement I plan to send later this morning:
>
> ----------------------
>
> The Apache Derby project is pleased to announce feature release 10.10.1.1.
>
> Apache Derby is a subproject of the Apache DB project. Derby is a pure
> Java relational database engine which conforms to the ISO/ANSI SQL and JDBC
> standards. Derby aims to be easy for developers and end-users to work with.
>
> Derby 10.10.1.1 can be obtained from the Derby download site:
>
>    http://db.apache.org/derby/**derby_downloads.html<http://db.apache.org/derby/derby_downloads.html>
> .
>
>
> Derby 10.10.1.1 contains the following new features:
>
>     * JDBC 4.2 - Derby supports the Java 8 enhancements to JDBC.
>     * Small device profile - Derby runs on the small CP2 profile of Java
> 8. See the corresponding JEP at http://openjdk.java.net/jeps/**161<http://openjdk.java.net/jeps/161>
>     * User-defined aggregates - Applications can create their own
> aggregate operators. See the "CREATE DERBY AGGREGATE" section in the Derby
> Reference Manual.
>     * Varargs routines - SQL routines can be bound to user-written Java
> methods which have variable length argument lists.
>     * Optional tools - Derby has new, optional tools to support data
> migration and metadata queries. See the "Optional tools" section in the
> Derby Tools and Utilities Guide.
>     * SYSCS_UTIL.SYSCS_INVALIDATE_**STORED_STATEMENTS - Derby has a new
> system procedure for invalidating stored prepared statements when you think
> that your metadata queries or triggers are misbehaving--for example if they
> throw a NoSuchMethodError on execution. See the section on this new system
> procedure in the Derby Reference Manual.
>     * Faster query compilation - A number of changes have made SQL
> compilation faster.
>     * Unencrypting databases - Encryption can be turned off on existing
> databases. See the section on the decryptDatabase attribute in the Derby
> Reference Manual.
>
> In addition, Derby 10.10.1.1 contains many bug, security, and
> documentation fixes.
>
> Please try out this new release.
>
>

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