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From Trustin Lee <>
Subject Re: Do we want to jump to JDK 1.5 (was: Re: [GUMP@brutus]: Project mina (in module mina) failed)
Date Wed, 09 Mar 2005 01:22:17 GMT

On Tue, 08 Mar 2005 12:13:29 -0500, Alex Karasulu <> wrote:
> I think we need to make a decision about whether or not we want to
> support JDK 1.5 and what this means for backwords compatability.
> What are the pros and cons at this point?
> I don't think its practical using the server without SSL so I don't mind
> jumping to 1.5.  If it does not happen today it will in the next 6
> months I think.
> I still have not started using the new features that arrived in 1.4 :(
> but this is another story.

If we want SSL support for JDK 1.4, we'll have to program our own
SSLEngine which is tough. :)  But I don't think it is impossible. 
People must have not tried this because it is already there in Java 5.

What matters is the time it takes.

what we call human nature is actually human habit

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