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From Michael Wechner <michael.wech...@wyona.com>
Subject Re: Java 5 in Jackrabbit 2.0?
Date Wed, 25 Jun 2008 14:18:43 GMT
Jukka Zitting wrote:

>Hi,
>
>Sun's Java 1.4.x is reaching EOL status in October, so I was wondering
>if there's still need for us to continue using Java 1.4 as the
>baseline for Jackrabbit. Upgrading the minimum platform requirement to
>Java 5 would give us a) some nice language features, b) the chance to
>drop the concurrent library dependency, and c) the chance to directly
>use libraries like Apache Tika that are based on Java 5.
>
>Are there good reasons for sticking with Java 1.4? IMHO a natural
>upgrade point to Java 5 would be Jackrabbit 2.0.
>  
>

+1

Michael

>BR,
>
>Jukka Zitting
>  
>


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