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From "Jamie G." <jamie.goody...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Switch to Java 1.6?
Date Thu, 06 Jan 2011 14:29:41 GMT
We probably need to setup a roadmap page for Karaf where we can
indicate major changes such as JVM support.

Is this something we should tackle now or as part of the site updates?

2011/1/6 Jamie G. <jamie.goodyear@gmail.com>:
> +1, Java 1.6 on Karaf 3.x series.
>
> 2011/1/6 Łukasz Dywicki <luke@code-house.org>:
>> Hi,
>> Than we agree that we may switch to JVM 1.6 after 3.0 release. I am happy to
>> hear this. :)
>>
>> Best regards,
>> Lukasz
>>
>>
>>
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: Ioannis Canellos [mailto:iocanel@gmail.com]
>> Sent: Thursday, January 06, 2011 9:50 AM
>> To: dev@karaf.apache.org; jb@nanthrax.net
>> Subject: Re: Switch to Java 1.6?
>>
>> +1
>>
>> 2011/1/6 Jean-Baptiste Onofré <jb@nanthrax.net>
>>
>>> For the Karaf 2.x, I think that it's clear that we need to be JDK 1.5
>>> compatible.
>>>
>>> On the other hand, for Karaf 3.x, no problem at all, +1 to be only JDK 1.6
>>> compliant.
>>>
>>> Regards
>>> JB
>>>
>>>
>>> On 01/04/2011 11:08 PM, Łukasz Dywicki wrote:
>>>
>>>> Hi all,
>>>>
>>>> Some time ago I created issue KARAF-328 which is sticky card about JVM
>>>> version policy.
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> Now I am a bit confused because I would like get rid XML parsing from
>>>> feature service and switch it to JAXB while working on KARAF-53. I know
>>>> that
>>>> build is made on JVM 1.5 and this change will broke capability with older
>>>> virtual machines. I wouldn't force anyone to upgrade but moving to new
>> JVM
>>>> version can simplify our life a bit. :-)
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> Note that CXF, ActiveMQ and Camel works with Java 1.5. We have JRE 1.5
>> and
>>>> JRE 1.6 profiles in jre.properties. From my point of view it is not a
>>>> problem to stay with 1.5 but if it make sense to stay with version which
>>>> is
>>>> supported only if you pay Oracle for? As another note - JVM 1.5 was
>>>> released
>>>> in May 2004 and it is 6 year old. What do you think about that?
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> Best regards,
>>>>
>>>> Lukasz
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>
>>
>> --
>> *Ioannis Canellos*
>> http://iocanel.blogspot.com
>>
>> Integration Engineer @ Upstream S.A. <http://www.upstreamsystems.com>
>>
>>
>

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