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From Jean-Daniel Cryans <jdcry...@apache.org>
Subject Re: Version of Protobuf in the Java client
Date Thu, 11 Feb 2016 16:01:35 GMT
My memory is a little fuzzy on why we require 2.6.1 specifically, the "it
needs to be the exact version" language came with this commit from Julien
without comments:

The move up to that version happened in:

The latter commit explains how we use shading so that having other protobuf
versions on the classpath won't break the Java client.

Hope this helps,


On Thu, Feb 11, 2016 at 7:15 AM, Andrea Ferretti <ferrettiandrea@gmail.com>

> I see that the instructions for the Java client mention "protobuf
> 2.6.1 (it needs to be the exact version)".
> Why is the exact version needed? Is there any chance that it will work
> at runtime having different versions of protobuf in the classpath,
> such as 2.5.0? What about newer versions such as protobuf 3?

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