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From Felix Knecht <>
Subject Re: [Studio] What's the better approch to move to Apache DS 1.5.4 in the Apache DS plugin?
Date Thu, 18 Sep 2008 11:34:41 GMT
Pierre-Arnaud Marcelot schrieb:
> On Thu, Sep 18, 2008 at 1:14 PM, Felix Knecht <
> <>> wrote:
>     Solution 3:
>     Everybody running  the server plugin already now is able to export his
>     data in LDIF with the 'legacy' studio version.
>     The new studio recognizes if an older server.xml exists -> Create
>     a new
>     server (1.5.4), migrate the server.xml to use and give the user a
>     warning, that he'll need to export LDIF using his legacy studio and
>     import it into the latest version?
>     Migrate what we already can do and show the user the migration
>     path for
>     his existing data and let the user do the migration.
> It could also be a solution for people using the RCP app.
> However for people using Studio inside Eclipse, it would be more
> difficult, because it's hard to downgrade to a previous version of a
> plugin.

That's true. Does eclipse provides a possibility to provide a popup
before installing an update to make the user aware of the problem he
could run into?

> There may also be a problem where the user will see multiple times the
> same server in the Servers view.
> Pierre-Arnaud

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