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From Gary Gregory <garydgreg...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Short term road map?
Date Sun, 03 May 2015 21:37:19 GMT
OK, I recall that, right!

To in more concrete terms:

2.3: ASAP with Jenkins resovled.
2.4: Immediately after 2.3 but with Java 7, nothing else. Kinda makes the
Java 6 apples and Java 7 oranges easier to compare.
2.4.1/2.5 and on: Using Java 7 features.

?

Gary

On Sun, May 3, 2015 at 11:45 AM, Ralph Goers <ralph.goers@dslextreme.com>
wrote:

> Unless we actually change the API I see no reason to call it 3.0 even if
> we upgrade the minimum JDK.  The release notes have made it clear that the
> change is coming.
>
> Ralph
>
> On May 3, 2015, at 11:06 AM, Gary Gregory <garydgregory@gmail.com> wrote:
>
> If I had the time to do releases, I would propose:
>
> - Release 2.3 ASAP. Perhaps as soon as the Jenkins issue is resolved or a
> workaround documented. We have plenty of fixes for a 2.3.
>
> - Depend on Java 7 and release the same code as 2.3. Personally, I would
> call this 3.0 to make it clear the platform change is important (see below)
> This leave room in the 2.3.x line for Java 6 releases if needed.
>
> Then release a 3.0.1 that actually takes advantage of: try-with-resources,
> String switch, diamond notation. any Java 7-only APIs (NIO 2.0), updated
> dependencies, file change notification for configuration updates, and so on.
>
> The Java 7 based release could also be called 2.4 for the more
> conservative.
>
> Thoughts?
> Gary
>
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