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From Brett Porter <>
Subject Re: Do we want to jump to JDK 1.5 (was: Re: [GUMP@brutus]: Project mina (in module mina) failed)
Date Tue, 08 Mar 2005 21:02:00 GMT
If this is correct, it still sounds best to me that we attempt to 
modularise that support so that it can run on 1.4 without SSL support, 
or run on 5.0 with SSL support turned on.

- Brett

David Boreham wrote:

>> Does Tomcat run SSL on JRE 1.4?  If so, can we copy what they are doing?
> SSL support has been in the JRE for a long time.
> That's not the point of discussion here.
> The issue is that Apache DS (or really mina) is designed around the 
> new 'nio' I/O architecture.
> Aparently there is no good SSL support for
> nio before Java 5.
> So basically it boils down to this: SSL could be
> supported with JRE 1.4, but to do so would mean
> significant work and (I would guess) lower performance.
> Did I get that right ?

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