[libvirt] [PATCH libvirt-java] Require at least Java 8
Wido den Hollander
wido at widodh.nl
Wed Sep 2 11:53:19 UTC 2015
On 02-09-15 13:11, Michal Privoznik wrote:
> On 28.08.2015 13:12, Wido den Hollander wrote:
>> Signed-off-by: Wido den Hollander <wido at widodh.nl>
>> INSTALL | 2 +-
>> build.properties | 6 +++---
>> 2 files changed, 4 insertions(+), 4 deletions(-)
>> diff --git a/INSTALL b/INSTALL
>> index 581512d..2cdd829 100644
>> --- a/INSTALL
>> +++ b/INSTALL
>> @@ -11,7 +11,7 @@ main item you may need to change in this file is the jars.dir
>> property. This property should point to a directory which contains
>> the junit.jar and jna.jar files.
>> -You will need a Java Development Kit accepting the version 1.6
>> +You will need a Java Development Kit accepting the version 1.8
>> of the language since the bindings use enums as well as the new
>> for loop syntax
>> diff --git a/build.properties b/build.properties
>> index bcc7b8c..c7c1a43 100644
>> --- a/build.properties
>> +++ b/build.properties
>> @@ -1,8 +1,8 @@
> I know nothing about libvirt-java, but maybe you can be more verbose why
> this change is needed.
The current code doesn't compile under Java 7, but Java 7 is also EOL.
Java 8 is the way forward since there won't be any security fixes for
Java 7 anymore.
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