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From Rick Hillegas <Richard.Hille...@Sun.COM>
Subject Re: 10.2 licensing issue
Date Tue, 12 Sep 2006 00:06:54 GMT
Andrew McIntyre wrote:

> On 9/11/06, Rick Hillegas <Richard.Hillegas@sun.com> wrote:
>
>>
>> I can see two alternatives for us:
>>
>> 1. Ship 10.2 on the current schedule but do not include the JDBC4
>> drivers. When run on Java SE 6, Derby 10.2 would  continue to expose our
>> JDBC3 implementation. In addition, we  would remove JDBC4-specific
>> documentation from our user guides and prune out the JDBC4-specific 
>> javadoc.
>>
>> 2. Delay the current 10.2 schedule until after JDK 6 goes GA. At that
>> time we could release a version of Derby which includes JDBC4 drivers.
>>
>> Given the length of time since 10.1 was released, the uncertainty of the
>> exact date of JDK 6 shipment, and the number of new features included in
>
>
> +1 to option one, then.
>
> Should we plan to have another release with JDBC 4 once JDK 1.6 ships?
>
> andrew

+1

I think that would be a great idea.

Regards,
-Rick

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