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From Oleg Kalnichevski <ol...@apache.org>
Subject Re: HttpClient 3.x release build environment?
Date Sat, 30 Jun 2007 11:50:26 GMT
On Fri, 2007-06-29 at 19:31 +0200, Roland Weber wrote:
> Hi Oleg,
> 
> > Being able to compile code against a JDK and being able to run it is not
> > the same thing. You can compile HttpClient sources using an older JDK
> > either using ant or an IDE and then use Maven with a newer JDK to build
> > release packages. This is what I used to do.
> 
> I haven't thought of that. I guess I am used too much to
> end-to-end build processes which I can start from scratch
> for maximum repeatability. Of course this is a good reason
> why the Ant build for 3.x puts compiled classes into the
> same location as the Maven build.
> 
> >> Well, there goes one remote idea. I sure won't
> >> buy Windows to build releases of HttpClient 3.x.
> >> I'm only using Windows when getting paid for it ;-)
> >>   
> > I have no intention of making you buy a Windows PC or forcing you into
> > being a RM for HttpClient 3.x.
> 
> I didn't mean to imply that. My apologies if it came out wrong.
> 
> > These are choices you have to make for
> > yourself. All I am saying one can certainly build Java 1.2.2 compatible
> > release packages on a Linux box.
> 
> That's good to know. I am still missing several important
> pieces for building HttpClient 3.x at release quality.
> The idea is to add those pieces one by one over the next
> months. If I get everything together by christmas (Gregorian)
> and nobody else has volunteered as RM until then, I will
> most likely do it as a once-only effort in early January.
> Just to get that monkey off our back.
> 

Hi Roland

It really think your time would be much better spent on developing
HttpClient 4.0. What's the point of leaning a very complex build process
just for one release? I'll take care of releasing HttpClient 3.1 right
after the 4.0 alpha1 release.

Cheers

Oleg


> cheers,
>   Roland
> 
> 
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