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From Benedikt Ritter <brit...@apache.org>
Subject Re: [io] Is commons-io dormant?
Date Mon, 11 May 2015 05:57:28 GMT
I'll be on vacation the next week. I could do it in two weeks at the
earliest.

Benedikt

2015-05-11 5:26 GMT+02:00 Gary Gregory <garydgregory@gmail.com>:

> Hello, it is not dormant. It's just that no one has volunteered to cut a
> release candidate. The component is due for a refresh. I did not realize it
> had been so long since a release.
> Any volunteers?
>
> Gary
>
> -------- Original message --------
> From: Kervin Pierre <kervin@sludev.com>
> Date: 05/10/2015  18:20  (GMT-06:00)
> To: dev@commons.apache.org
> Subject: [io] Is commons-io dormant?
>
> Hi,
>
> The last snapshot ( 2.5-SNAPSHOT ) seems to be over a year old, and last
> release 2.4 was in 2012 ( I believe, please correct me if I'm wrong ).
>
> I started using its Tailer class in 2.4 and realized there are a few
> bugs.  Some are fixed over a year now in SVN.  E.g. commons-io 2.4
> version swallows InterruptException.  For a class that blocks most of
> its life that's very inconvenient when trying to shutdown the thread.
> Also there are fixes relating to
> https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/IO-279 which although aren't
> entirely fixed, have been made much better but are only in the snapshot.
>
> So is commons-io dormant?  Is there something users can do to help if
> it's a time-resource issue?
>
> Best regards,
> Kervin
> ​​​
>



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