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From Mikael Ståldal <mi...@apache.org>
Subject Re: Binary compatibility for managers in log4j-core
Date Thu, 05 Oct 2017 17:38:15 GMT
The specific case is KafkaManager constructor. Can we just add a new 
parameter, or should we overload?

On 2017-10-05 19:02, Matt Sicker wrote:
> Since appenders are usually final classes, I think the only compatibility
> there is calling compatibility. For managers, users can extend the classes,
> so implementation compatibility would make sense.
> On 5 October 2017 at 11:53, Mikael Ståldal <mikes@apache.org> wrote:
>> We try to keep binary compatibility for appenders and layouts in
>> log4j-core. Does that apply to the managers used by appenders as well?

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