openjpa-dev mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From catalina wei <catalina....@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [DISCUSS] Time to finally drop Java SE 5 support starting the 2.1 codebase?
Date Tue, 17 Aug 2010 18:10:27 GMT
+1
Catalina

On Mon, Aug 16, 2010 at 11:46 AM, Jeremy Bauer <techhusky@gmail.com> wrote:

> +1 removing official support of 1.5 on trunk.
>
> Would trunk continue to build 1.5 level binaries or would it switch to 1.6?
> Is there any major benefit in building 1.6 level binaries?  If not, there's
> a good chance trunk *may* continue to work with JRE 1.5 if trunk uses a 1.5
> level build.
>
> -Jeremy
>
> On Mon, Aug 16, 2010 at 12:27 PM, Donald Woods <dwoods@apache.org> wrote:
>
> > OK, I know we've had this discussion for the 2.0 release, but now that
> > you cannot receive free support updates to Sun/Oracle Java SE 5, I don't
> > see why we would continue supporting it in the trunk code that will
> > eventually become the 2.1 release.  It is definitely a headache to
> > continue building with 1.6 but support 1.5 for runtime and verify it by
> > running our JUnits on 1.5.  Also, we have the 2.0.x branch to support
> > 1.5 users, so the debate about not allowing 1.5 users to move up to JPA
> > 2.0 support no longer applies.
> >
> >
> > Thoughts?
> >
> > -Donald
> >
> >
>

Mime
  • Unnamed multipart/alternative (inline, None, 0 bytes)
View raw message