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From "Robert Greig" <robert.j.gr...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Moving to Java 5 and merging all subprojects into one big project.
Date Wed, 25 Oct 2006 07:52:39 GMT
On 25/10/06, Trustin Lee <trustin@gmail.com> wrote:

> We've been splitting MINA into multiple subprojects using Maven.  We have
> produced as many JARs as the number of subprojects.  It was mainly due to
> Java 1.4 compatibility to make sure the build doesn't fail even if a user
> runs the build in Java 1.4.  Now, situation has changed; we all agreed to
> move to Java 5 and use Java 5 language constructs and APIs actively.  Each
> individual JARs are small enough to merge into one big JAR, and managing
> MINA as one IDE project would be much easier to browse and develop with.
> WDYT?  Is this a good idea?

Yes I would definitely support this. It's not as if the current
subprojects are huge so it makes life easier without meaning we end up
shipping 60MB jars.


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