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From Nuno Sénica <nsen...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Remove dependency for concurrent.jar
Date Thu, 01 Oct 2009 19:13:19 GMT
Hi Aaron,

Sorry to bother you again with this issue..

Are there any news regarding this ?

Best regards,
Nuno

On Mon, Sep 21, 2009 at 16:23, Nuno Sénica <nsenica@gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi Aaron :)
>
> Here I am again querying you on the status of this task.
>
> Did you have the chance the start it ? :) How it is going.
>
> Best regards,
> Nuno Sénica
>
>
> On Fri, Aug 28, 2009 at 11:31, Nuno Sénica <nsenica@gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> Hi Aaron
>>
>> Once again thanks for your inputs..
>>
>> Since it is not a matter of find and replace, maybe I'll wait a couple of
>> weeks so that you take on that task :)
>>
>> I'll poke by then just to know how the work is going.
>>
>> Regads and thanks a lot once again.
>>
>> Nuno
>>
>>
>> On Thu, Aug 27, 2009 at 16:24, Aaron Smuts <asmuts@yahoo.com> wrote:
>>
>>> It's not a simple matter of find and replace.  If it was, I would have
>>> done it some time back. . . .
>>>
>>> This is such an extensive change, it's probably best that I do it.  But
>>> feel free to give it a try.
>>>
>>> Thanks,
>>>
>>> Aaron
>>>
>>> --- On Thu, 8/27/09, Aaron Smuts <asmuts@yahoo.com> wrote:
>>>
>>> > From: Aaron Smuts <asmuts@yahoo.com>
>>> > Subject: Re: Remove dependency for concurrent.jar
>>> > To: "JCS Users List" <jcs-users@jakarta.apache.org>
>>> > Date: Thursday, August 27, 2009, 8:21 AM
>>> > In my first email, I pointed out
>>> > several things that would need to be changed.  You can
>>> > simply search for the util concurrent import and find them
>>> > all.  "EDU.oswego.cs.dl.util.concurrent"
>>> >
>>> > ClockDaemon is used more than the poooled executor. . . .
>>> >
>>> > Yes, there is a backport for JDK 1.4.  A backport
>>> > implements something available only in a new version.
>>> > In this case, the backport is of the 1.5 concurrent
>>> > library.  This allows you to compile and run in
>>> > 1.4.  But if you are running 1.5 or later, you don't
>>> > need to backport jar.
>>> >
>>> > There are some subtle changes between the two.  But it
>>> > should be perfectly possible to get it working in a few
>>> > days.  Take a crack at it if you want.  I'll get
>>> > to it in about two weeks.
>>> >
>>> > Aaron
>>> >
>>> >
>>> >
>>> > --- On Thu, 8/27/09, Jeffrey Kesselman <jeffpk@gmail.com>
>>> > wrote:
>>> >
>>> > > From: Jeffrey Kesselman <jeffpk@gmail.com>
>>> > > Subject: Re: Remove dependency for concurrent.jar
>>> > > To: "JCS Users List" <jcs-users@jakarta.apache.org>
>>> > > Date: Thursday, August 27, 2009, 8:02 AM
>>> > > Well i don't know the codebase so
>>> > > Aaron is your better reference there
>>> > > BUT...
>>> > >
>>> > > Since the large majority of Doug's concurrent library
>>> > got
>>> > > ported as is into
>>> > > the JDK, Id start by simply taking his library out of
>>> > your
>>> > > build path in
>>> > > eclipse.  Then follow the errors and everywhere it
>>> > > can't find a reference to
>>> > > a concurrent utility, use's Eclipse's help to add the
>>> > > proper import.
>>> > >
>>> > > Id imagine it cant be more then a day or two of very
>>> > > mechanical work...
>>> > >
>>> > > Alternately, if your a perl type hacker you could try
>>> > > writing a script that
>>> > > would look for the string that is doug's package name
>>> > in
>>> > > the file and
>>> > > repalce it with the JDK package.
>>> > >
>>> > > JK
>>> > >
>>> > > On Thu, Aug 27, 2009 at 10:36 AM, Nuno Sénica <nsenica@gmail.com>
>>> > > wrote:
>>> > >
>>> > > > Hi Jeffrey and Aaron,
>>> > > >
>>> > > > We are currently evaluating the effort to
>>> > perform
>>> > > those changes.. If the
>>> > > > effort is not that big, I personally, would like
>>> > to
>>> > > make that change and
>>> > > > contribute to the community.
>>> > > >
>>> > > > I'll need some guideline from where to start,
>>> > and
>>> > > regarding that I'm
>>> > > > relying
>>> > > > on you guys :D
>>> > > >
>>> > > > Which should be the best approach to start this
>>> > change
>>> > > ?
>>> > > >
>>> > > > Regards,
>>> > > > Nuno
>>> > > >
>>> > > > On Thu, Aug 27, 2009 at 15:30, Jeffrey Kesselman
>>> > > <jeffpk@gmail.com>
>>> > > wrote:
>>> > > >
>>> > > > > The source is available, couldn't you go
>>> > through
>>> > > it and change the
>>> > > > > references yourselves?
>>> > > > >
>>> > > > > That seems a lot less costly then abandoning
>>> > the
>>> > > whole library.
>>> > > > >
>>> > > > > Maybe you could even contribute those
>>> > changes
>>> > > back to the community...
>>> > > > >
>>> > > > > On Thu, Aug 27, 2009 at 7:02 AM, Nuno
>>> > Sénica
>>> > > <nsenica@gmail.com>
>>> > > wrote:
>>> > > > >
>>> > > > > > Hi all,
>>> > > > > >
>>> > > > > > At the company where I work for, we
>>> > have an
>>> > > application which relies on
>>> > > > > JCS
>>> > > > > > and it has proven to be a good solution
>>> > so
>>> > > far. But now, we were
>>> > > > informed
>>> > > > > > about legal issues by using concurrent
>>> > lib
>>> > > and we are being instructed
>>> > > > to
>>> > > > > > change the caching lib.
>>> > > > > >
>>> > > > > > My question is if there's any plan to
>>> > use
>>> > > the native concurrent instead
>>> > > > > of
>>> > > > > > the lib that JSC depend on at the
>>> > moment ?
>>> > > Is so, when it is planned to
>>> > > > > be
>>> > > > > > available ?
>>> > > > > >
>>> > > > > > Thanks in advance.
>>> > > > > >
>>> > > > > > Regards,
>>> > > > > > Nuno
>>> > > > > >
>>> > > > >
>>> > > > >
>>> > > > >
>>> > > > > --
>>> > > > > ~~ Microsoft help desk says: reply hazy,
>>> > ask
>>> > > again later. ~~
>>> > > > >
>>> > > >
>>> > >
>>> > >
>>> > >
>>> > > --
>>> > > ~~ Microsoft help desk says: reply hazy, ask again
>>> > later.
>>> > > ~~
>>> > >
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