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From Oleg Kalnichevski <ol...@apache.org>
Subject Re: [DISCUSSION] make most of mime4j immutable
Date Tue, 26 Mar 2013 20:13:05 GMT
On Mon, 2012-09-03 at 00:14 +0300, Ioan Eugen Stan wrote:
> Hello,
> After looking around in mime4j I noticed that most of the API
> interfaces from mime4j-dom provide getters and are mutable. This means
> that implementations are also not thread safe.
> I propose we move to an Immutable API implementation with nice
> builders. This will make things thread safe and make life easier for
> our users.
> This will most likely mean a change in the API.
> I think this is worth it, as we may have less bugs in our
> (multi-threaded) code. What do you think?
> Cheers,

Ioan, et al

What happened to this idea? Is anyone still planning to work on
redesigning DOM APIs? If not, I might be willing to step in.



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