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From Keegan Witt <keeganw...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Old bytecode targets
Date Wed, 12 Sep 2018 12:51:45 GMT
I've decided to just leave the old bytecode targets alone for now.  I
created https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/GROOVY-8783 for the addition
of the new bytecode targets.

On Wed, Sep 12, 2018 at 5:16 AM Paul King <paulk@asert.com.au> wrote:

> Was there a Jira issue for this yet?
>
> Thanks, Paul.
>
> On Mon, Sep 3, 2018 at 10:33 PM Keegan Witt <keeganwitt@gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> I'm working on adding Java 9, 10, and 11 bytecodes to the 2.5 branch, and
>> 9, 10, and 11 bytecodes when using invokedynamic to master, when I noticed
>> we allow the targets to go back quite a ways.
>>
>> Should we continue to let the Groovy compiler target Java 4, 5, 6, and 7
>> in master, given that master requires Java 8+?  I can't think of a valid
>> use case where this would be useful.  What do you think of removing them?
>>
>> -Keegan
>>
>

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