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From "Andrew McIntyre" <mcintyr...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: 10.2 licensing issue
Date Mon, 11 Sep 2006 23:40:06 GMT
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

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