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From Pierre Smits <pierre.sm...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [Vote] Support only Java 7 for all the components
Date Thu, 08 Jan 2015 07:55:05 GMT
[X] +1 yes, drop Java 6 and make the projects only supporting Java 7from
now on

This will be effective from next major release, correct? Or are we planning
to have this in effect with R2.x?

Regards,

Pierre Smits

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On Thu, Jan 8, 2015 at 8:52 AM, Kiran Ayyagari <kayyagari@apache.org> wrote:

> been using DS with Java 7 from an year, I didn't run into any issues
>
> [X] +1 yes, drop Java 6 and make the projects only supporting Java 7from
> now on
>
> On Thu, Jan 8, 2015 at 3:49 PM, Emmanuel L├ęcharny <elecharny@gmail.com>
> wrote:
>
>> Hi guys,
>>
>> following a discussion we have had on the dev list regarding the support
>> of Java 6 and the strain it puts on some of the maven dependencies we
>> are using, here is a proposal to stop supporting Java 6 and to only
>> support Java 7 & 8 from now on.
>>
>> Keep in mind that Java 6 is not anymore supported by Oracle (except for
>> paying customers) since feb 2013, and Java 7 is out for now 3 years.
>>
>> So let's vote :
>>
>> [ ] +1 yes, drop Java 6 and make the projects only supporting Java 7
>> from now on
>> [ ] +/- 0 : I don't mind/ no strong opinion
>> [ ] -1 no, we should keep going and adapt to support Java 6
>>
>> Many thanks !
>>
>>
>
>
> --
> Kiran Ayyagari
> http://keydap.com
>

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