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From Rob Tompkins <chtom...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [VOTE] New component: Standard math functions
Date Fri, 01 Jul 2016 19:34:05 GMT
+1 [contributor, not committer]

> On Jun 27, 2016, at 6:23 AM, Gilles <gilles@harfang.homelinux.org> wrote:
> 
> On Mon, 27 Jun 2016 03:55:35 +0000 (UTC), venkatesha m wrote:
>> Does this use Java 8?
> 
> What is "this"?
> 
> If you want to discuss (rather than vote), please start a new
> thread.
> 
> Thank you,
> Gilles
> 
> 
>>    On Monday, 27 June 2016 2:20 AM, Gilles
>> <gilles@harfang.homelinux.org> wrote:
>> 
>> 
>> On Sun, 26 Jun 2016 16:13:06 -0400, Rob Tompkins wrote:
>>>> On Jun 26, 2016, at 11:21 AM, Gilles <gilles@harfang.homelinux.org>
>>>> wrote:
>>>> 
>>>>> On Sun, 26 Jun 2016 12:35:38 +0200, Jochen Wiedmann wrote:
>>>>>> On Sat, Jun 25, 2016 at 9:00 PM, Gary Gregory
>>>>>> <garydgregory@gmail.com> wrote:
>>>>>> One could argue that since Java has java.util.Random, Commons Lang
>>>>>> could
>>>>>> include a random package.
>>> 
>>> Yes, and it feels like an even more appropriate place for
>>> org.apache.commons.math3.util.FastMath (and maybe associated classes)
>>> due to the location of java.lang.Math.
>> 
>> I don't think so.
>> I'm in favour of "small" components.
>> 
>> Take into account that Commons Lang is probably less stable
>> than "FastMath": CL's top-level package name is now "lang3"
>> whereas this functionality would be located in a package whose
>> name would never change.
>> 
>> Also, since the JDK itself is going to be "modular", it is a
>> bit odd to go in the opposite direction.
>> 
>> 
>> Gilles
>> 
>>> -Rob
>>> 
>>>>> 
>>>>> For the same reason, [io] might be moved to [lang], too.
>>>> 
>>>> And [compress], [crypto], [imaging], [dbutils], [logging], [net].
>>>> ;-}
>>>> 
>>>> Gilles
>>>> 
>>>> 
>>>>> 
>>>>> Jochen
> 
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