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Re: [VOTE] JDK 1.7 - Switch for Accumulo 1.6.0
On Wed, Jun 5, 2013 at 1:54 PM, Christopher <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:

> All-
>
> Please explicitly vote in favor or against changing the java
> dependency to >=1.7.
>
> Parsing vague "may cause..." or "might be..." concerns throughout the
> text of the thread is tedious, and does not help me know what the
> consensus of the group is, so we can move forward. If there's a
> specific issue that is informing your vote, that's great, feel free to
> state it, but I don't want this issue to drag out for the duration of
> the the Accumulo 1.6.0 development cycle because people are reluctant
> to come to a concrete opinion.
>
> If it fails a vote, we'll revisit for Accumulo 1.7.0.
>
> I'm personally in favor of the change (+1), but it's not a big deal to
> me. I just want a concrete resolution.
>
> --
> Christopher L Tubbs II
> http://gravatar.com/ctubbsii
>
>
-1 lack of sufficient testing in Apache Hadoop[1] and lack of support among
common derivative distros.
[1]:
http://wiki.apache.org/hadoop/HadoopJavaVersions

https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/HADOOP-9282
--
Sean