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From Felix Schumacher <felix.schumac...@internetallee.de>
Subject Re: JMeter : Migrate to Java8
Date Thu, 04 Aug 2016 20:27:18 GMT
Am 03.08.2016 um 21:34 schrieb Philippe Mouawad:
> Hello,
> What do you think of moving next major JMeter release 3.1 or 4 to Java 8,
> not the next bugfix release.
>
> +1 for me as :
>
>     - lot of libraries are dropping Java7 compat
>     - lambda, streams,nio2
>
> Java 7 is EOL since April 2015 (
> http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/java/eol-135779.html)
Oracle jdk 7 is eol. There is still openjdk. I don't think that has 
reached eol yet.

I think we should wait a bit longer before dropping java 7 support, or 
maybe take milamber's approach of supporting two branches.

Regards,
  Felix

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