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From Martijn v Groningen <martijn.v.gronin...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Java 1.6 EOL
Date Fri, 16 Mar 2012 15:19:50 GMT
Maybe some time after the 4.x branch is created, the trunk can move to Java
7?
3.x branch supports Java 5, 4.x and current trunk support Java 6. Seems
natural to me that the future 5.x and future trunk would support Java 7...

Martijn

On 16 March 2012 15:50, Erick Erickson <erickerickson@gmail.com> wrote:

> OK, that settles that <G>, 1.6 going forward.
>
>
>
> On Fri, Mar 16, 2012 at 9:28 AM, Uwe Schindler <uwe@thetaphi.de> wrote:
> > Sorry, I misunderstood the original question...
> >
> > -1 to *only* support Java 7 in both Lucene and Solr. This is way to
> early.
> >
> > Java 7 is not yet released to the public end user, you can only get it as
> > "developer" resource, not on official end-user java download triggered
> e.g.
> > from the browser on missing plugin.
> >
> > Uwe
> >
> > --
> > Uwe Schindler
> > H.-H.-Meier-Allee 63, 28213 Bremen
> > http://www.thetaphi.de
> >
> >
> >
> > Yonik Seeley <yonik@lucidimagination.com> schrieb:
> >>
> >> On Fri, Mar 16, 2012 at 9:49 AM, Erick Erickson <
> erickerickson@gmail.com>
> >> wrote:
> >> > Which just begs the question (sorry if it has been discussed before)
> of
> >> > whether we should officially only support Solr/Lucene 4.0 under Java
> >> > 1.7.
> >>
> >> Lucene's purpose is to be a dependency for other projects, and that
> >> would force all those projects to require Java7 also.  Seems like that
> >> should wait.
> >>
> >> Solr is a different matter, and has historically moved to new Java
> >> versions earlier.  But it feels a bit early there too... unless the
> >> features in Java7 outweigh the potential pain to people when we
> >> require it.
> >> From a practical development point of view, it would be nice to have
> >> 4.x and 5.0 on the same Java version to minimize backporting pain.
> >>
> >> -Yonik
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Met vriendelijke groet,

Martijn van Groningen

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