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From Karl Wright <>
Subject Re: Release?
Date Fri, 17 Dec 2010 00:04:11 GMT
There is now an RC2 on


On Thu, Dec 16, 2010 at 3:44 PM, Grant Ingersoll <> wrote:
> On Dec 16, 2010, at 4:22 AM, Karl Wright wrote:
>> Tests are now complete for the framework changes.
>> Robert, Grant, please comment on CONNECTORS-128 about the future of
>> the FileNet and Documentum connectors.  If those connectors are deemed
>> acceptable, I can generate a new release candidate.
>> Karl
>> On Sun, Dec 12, 2010 at 6:48 PM, Karl Wright <> wrote:
>>> The preliminary change has been done, and I was able to hand-test a
>>> good chunk of the modified queries by hand, so I checked it in.  I
>>> still need to test document expiration, however, and I'd like the
>>> automated tests to cover the modified functionality.  I won't be able
>>> to get to it this until next weekend at the earliest,
>>> During the process of removing string constants from all queries, I
>>> also noticed that string constants are used by the FileNet and
>>> Documentum connectors.  These connectors have a proprietary, SQL-like
>>> language (I don't know what the FileNet language is called, but the
>>> Documentum one is called DQL.)  There does not appear to be any way to
>>> use the equivalent of query parameters for either sql-like language.
>>> If quoting is always unsafe, that would imply that neither the FileNet
>>> connector nor the Documentum connector could be made secure, by
>>> Robert's standards.  Of course, the same is going to be true of any
>>> FileNet or Documentum client code.
>>> Robert, Grant, do you believe I should delete these connectors?
> No, I don't think you should.  If that's the only way to do it, then it is what it is
and we have to go with it.

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