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Java 7/JDBC 4.1 and Java 8/JDBC 4.2
Posted by: Nicholas Williams ()
Date: September 10, 2013 03:55PM

It has now been 2 years, 1.5 months since Java 7 / JDBC 4.1 was released. This maintenance release contained some minor, though still useful, revisions to JDBC that are unusable in MySQL because the MySQL driver only supports JDBC 4.0.

Now Java 8 / JDBC 4.2 is just around the corner (final public release candidate in January, GA in early March). It contains some very important updates, including (most importantly to me) support for the new Java 8 Date & Time API types (java.time JSR 310).

What is the time frame for getting a release that supports JDBC 4.1 and then a release for JDBC 4.2? JDBC 4.1 should have been available a long time ago. I really hope I don't have to wait 2 or 3 more years for JDBC 4.2 support...

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Java 7/JDBC 4.1 and Java 8/JDBC 4.2 Nicholas Williams 09/10/2013 03:55PM
Re: Java 7/JDBC 4.1 and Java 8/JDBC 4.2 Jess Balint 09/11/2013 08:07AM
Re: Java 7/JDBC 4.1 and Java 8/JDBC 4.2 Mark Matthews 09/11/2013 08:09AM
Re: Java 7/JDBC 4.1 and Java 8/JDBC 4.2 Nicholas Williams 09/12/2013 09:19PM


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