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From Freeman Fang <freeman.f...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [Discussion] OSGi Release 5 specification and Karaf versions
Date Fri, 16 Mar 2012 00:11:24 GMT
+1

Freeman
On 2012-3-15, at 下午11:48, Guillaume Nodet wrote:

> Karaf is not really tied to the osgi version used underneath,  
> especially as
> they are backward compatible and I don't think upgrading the  
> underlying
> OSGi container warrant a new major release which is very painful for
> downstream projects.  I think a Karaf 3.1 would be sufficient for  
> including
> the new osgi version.
>
> Ftr, I'm still thinking about create a 2.3 branch in the near future  
> to
> backport some new features that came into 3.x, including the upgrade  
> to
> osgi 4.3 to the 2.x branch, but leaving all disruptive features  
> around the
> maven plugin, subshells, command renaming, etc...
>
> Just my 2 cents.
>
> On Thu, Mar 15, 2012 at 16:01, Jamie G. <jamie.goodyear@gmail.com>  
> wrote:
>
>> Hi All,
>>
>> As there is already some discussion surrounding the next major OSGi
>> core specification, in anticipation I think we should consider adding
>> to our project Jira a place holder for Karaf version 4.0.0.
>>
>> Version 4.0.0 of Karaf would be for Karaf centring around OSGi R5.
>> Karaf 3.x currently is centred on OSGi 4.3, while Karaf 2.x continues
>> to focus on OSGi R4.2. I believe having this roadmap would help make
>> the forward progress of Karaf a little clearer to our users.
>>
>> The above being said, our community focus is still on Karaf 3.0.0. I
>> think just having a version place holder in Jira now will allow us to
>> enter issues related to OSGi R5 when required.
>>
>> Any thoughts?
>>
>> [1] http://www.osgi.org/blog/
>>
>> Cheers,
>> Jamie
>>
>
>
>
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