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From "Richard S. Hall" <he...@ungoverned.org>
Subject Re: [jira] Resolved: (FELIX-10) Implement Device Access
Date Sat, 14 Mar 2009 02:11:39 GMT
On 03/13/2009 07:51 PM, Marcel Offermans wrote:
> On Mar 13, 2009, at 14:46 , Richard S. Hall wrote:
>> We never really settled this. Clearly having tests is better than not 
>> having them at all, but having tests that run everything is even better.
>>  What do people think?
> The question is, do we really want to run our complete build and test 
> framework on 1.4? The Sun JDK/JRE for 1.4 has been deprecated already 
> (and Java 5 will follow in october this year). Personally I would say, 
> move to Java 5 for testing, reporting, code coverage, etc. It's not 
> too hard to target 1.4 if we really want to, even if running on a 
> newer version.

I don't think the issue is Java 1.4 as much as smaller JVMs, which are 
not EOL. However, if the general consensus is we will never want to run 
tests on the smaller devices to which we may deploy, then I am fine with 

-> richard
> Greetings, Marcel

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