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From "Geir Magnusson Jr." <g...@pobox.com>
Subject Re: [classlib] Preprocessor - out of the abstractness came forth concreteness
Date Fri, 03 Nov 2006 16:23:53 GMT

Tim Ellison wrote:
> Geir Magnusson Jr. wrote:
>> As fun as this discussion is, it's all theoretical.
> There's no harm in a bit of fun :-)
> So how about we create a sandbox in SVN and copy over a few types to
> mark-up while Etienne is developing the processor, and we can all watch
> that evolve?
> The sandbox ensures that we don't disturb people who are working in
> TRUNK (and therefore not having fun ;-p) and we should plan now to throw
> away the sandbox and do the mark-up again once we settle on a workable
> solution, i.e. we'd let the sandbox code get out of date.
> I'm inclined to say that we tackle the 1.5/1.6 differences as our
> example.  Marking-up a module like NIO would be easy enough.

That's what I was hoping for.  One concrete example :)

I'm thrilled to see something happen in the sandbox (that's really the 
only way to do it... I'd be -1 to trying anything in the trunk.  I hope 
that you knew that...)


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