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From Christopher Schultz <ch...@christopherschultz.net>
Subject Re: Tagging 6.0.x
Date Fri, 17 Jan 2014 16:41:58 GMT
Mark,

On 1/17/14, 11:35 AM, Christopher Schultz wrote:
> Mark,
> 
> On 1/16/14, 6:54 PM, Mark Thomas wrote:
>> It has been a while since the last 6.0.x release so I plan to tag 6.0.38
>> tomorrow (if all goes well). There are a couple of simple patches in the
>> status file that I'd like to include in the tag. Votes welcome.
> 
> I'd like to squeeze-in a patch for
> https://issues.apache.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=56027 if possible.
> There will likely be a Java patch for this bug and Tomcat 6 releases are
> fairly rare.
> 
> If I can get one rolled today and up for a vote, can you wait a bit for
> said votes?

Actually, that bug is going to require fixes to tcnative, and unless you
want to do a release of tcnative first, I think I'm going to have to
wait until later.

If I don't get a release of tcnative, the behavior would be that certain
configurations would likely cause NoSuchMethorError or something else
ugly because a native method would be missing.

I could write the Java code to check for the tcnative version before
attempting such things and throw a nicer exception, but I'm not sure
what the tcnative version would be to test against (current+1 is a
reasonable bet, but not always the case).

Any thoughts?

-chris


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