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Re: Bug#963615: ITP: jakarta-annotation-api -- Annotations for common semantic concepts in the Java SE and Jakarta EE platforms

Le 25/06/2020 à 22:29, Kyle Edwards a écrit :

> Speaking as one of the CMake developers, we sometimes make breaking
> changes during our RC cycles, and don't freeze the interface until the
> official .0 release. There's a reason our RCs don't typically go into
> production distros, and there is the possibility that JakartaEE could
> do the same thing.
> However, the "experimental" repo does take RC packages. Perhaps
> experimental would be a better place for this?

Thank you for the suggestion but I don't think that's a necessary
precaution in this case. This is a very small API consisting in 14 Java
annotations that have barely changed in years. The risk of radical
changes between the RC and the final release is really zero.

Emmanuel Bourg

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