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[jax-rs-spec users] Re: JSR 370 Updated Schedule

From: Sergey Beryozkin <sberyozkin_at_talend.com>
Date: Tue, 21 Apr 2015 20:50:41 +0100

Have I suggested not to use Jave 8 features ? I don't think so...
Sergey


On 21/04/15 17:25, Markus KARG wrote:
> This might lead to worse API choices as it constraints us to not use new Java 8 features.
>
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Sergey Beryozkin [mailto:sberyozkin_at_talend.com]
> Sent: Dienstag, 21. April 2015 12:59
> To: jsr370-experts_at_jax-rs-spec.java.net
> Subject: Re: JSR 370 Updated Schedule
>
> Hi
>
> As I've suggested earlier, it might make sense to start from working on JAX-RS 2.1 features that can still run with JDK 1.7 - simply to make the adoption of 2.1 faster for the existing JDK 1.7 users and get the features depending on Java 8 language features in the end/second half of the 2.1 development life-cycle. Not sure how realistic it is though
>
> Sergey
>
> On 13/04/15 20:42, Santiago Pericas-Geertsen wrote:
>>
>>> On Apr 13, 2015, at 1:21 PM, Markus KARG <markus_at_headcrashing.eu
>>> <mailto:markus_at_headcrashing.eu>> wrote:
>>>
>>> Santiago,
>>> can you please publish an updated schedule for JSR 370 as the
>>> original scheduled apparently is void already. It says there is an
>>> early draft in Q1/2015 and PR in Q3/2015, which apparently does not exist.
>>
>> I will, once I get a chance to review it with Marek.
>>
>>> Also I'd like to ask for clarification on Java 8: Will the new API
>>> support Lambdas and Streams, hence make the use of Java SE 8 mandatory?
>>
>> Possibly. We certainly want to take advantage of SE 8 features, but
>> we also feel that by the time EE 8 is out, SE 8 will be the mainstream
>> version. As a data point, I believe Oracle will not provide any more
>> public updates of SE 7 after this month.
>>
>> Santiago
>>
>
>


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