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From Oleg Kalnichevski <ol...@apache.org>
Subject Re: [POLL] Minimal JRE for HttpClient 4.0
Date Thu, 22 Nov 2007 15:53:12 GMT
Folks

Please do not be shy and take a minute to participate! It would be a
shame having to make an important decision based on an unrepresentative
data selection.

Oleg



On Wed, 2007-11-21 at 11:40 +0100, Oleg Kalnichevski wrote:
> Dear HttpClient users,
> 
> HttpClient 4.0 code line currently requires Java 1.4. We are considering
> migrating HttpClient to Java 1.5, so we could take advantage of new
> language features and platform libraries (such generics, enums, and
> java.util.concurrent classes) 
> 
> Please let us know what you think by casting a vote as follows:
> -------------------------------------------------------------------
> [ ] +1 I am in favor of using Java 1.5 and taking advantage 
>        of its new features
> [ ] -1 I am NOT in favor of using Java 1.5. Java 1.4 compatibility 
>        is more important
> -------------------------------------------------------------------
> 
> When voting please take into consideration the following factors 
> (1) core HTTP components (released as a separate package) will remain
> Java 1.3 compatible
> (2) it will probably take a year to complete the development of
> HttpClient 4.0. By that time Java 1.5 is likely to be more pervasive
> than today    
> 
> Everyone is encouraged to express his/her opinion on the matter
> 
> Oleg, on behalf of the HttpComponents team
> 
> 
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