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From Doug Cutting <>
Subject Re: setRAMBufferSizeMB and DEFAULT_RAM_BUFFER_SIZE_MB missing from IndexWriter !
Date Mon, 03 Dec 2007 18:31:30 GMT
Grant Ingersoll wrote:
> Right, the javadocs are for the nightly build.   See the Site Versions 
> section of for releases.

Unreleased stuff should only be linked to in a "developer" section of 
the website.  Right now the primary javadoc links on the website are to 
unreleased documentation.  We should fix this.

Unreleased versions of software and documentation are not meant to be 
published under the Apache license.  This permits us a review of what's 
released, so that if something were to enter subversion that should not 
be released, we have an opportunity to remove it.  Thus we must maintain 
a clear line between what we expect the general public to download and 
view under the license, and the draft versions that we, the developer 
community, share amongst ourselves.  Publishing unreleased things in a 
way that could be perceived as an official publication for end-users 
could weaken our control of what is licensed.


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