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From "Yonik Seeley (JIRA)" <j...@apache.org>
Subject [jira] Commented: (LUCENE-1687) Remove ExtendedFieldCache by rolling functionality into FieldCache
Date Sat, 20 Jun 2009 14:46:07 GMT

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Yonik Seeley commented on LUCENE-1687:
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bq. And Yonik, if you're argument is b/c Solr uses it, I will change it. It's like 5 lines
of code. 

Not at all the issue - as you say, it's simple to change in Solr and doesn't represent a back
compat issue to Solr users.

bq. So much for case-by-case back compatibility.

This is entirely case-by-case:
case #1: *adding* methods to FieldCache could technically be viewed as breaking back compat,
but in this specific case it's OK since no one implements FieldCache.
case #2: *removing* ExtendedFieldCache breaks all applications that *refer* to ExtendedFieldCache.
 it should be deprecated first.

> Remove ExtendedFieldCache by rolling functionality into FieldCache
> ------------------------------------------------------------------
>
>                 Key: LUCENE-1687
>                 URL: https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/LUCENE-1687
>             Project: Lucene - Java
>          Issue Type: Improvement
>            Reporter: Grant Ingersoll
>            Assignee: Uwe Schindler
>            Priority: Minor
>             Fix For: 2.9
>
>
> It is silly that we have ExtendedFieldCache.  It is a workaround to our supposed back
compatibility problem.  This patch will merge the ExtendedFieldCache interface into FieldCache,
thereby breaking back compatibility, but creating a much simpler API for FieldCache.

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