Why RFEs shifted from release to release for 7 years now ?
Why RFEs shifted from release to release for 7 (in words: seven) years now ?
Submit Date: 09-JUN-1997
Reported Against: 1.3 , 1.4 , 1.1.1 , 1.1.3 , 1.2.1 , 1.3.1 , 1.4.1 , 1.4.2 , kestrel-beta (, tiger, mustang, ...)
A short history of time:
Please fix bug ID 4071324 in time for the 1.3 fcs release. I know its in the database but some bugs just seem to slip by each release.
8/26/99 xxxxx@xxxxx -- (dupe of 4057701)
(Review ID: 94446)
This will be considered in a future release.
This RFE is part of JSR-203 (see http://www.jcp.org/en/home/index), which is targeted for J2SE 1.6.
Now it's targeted for J2SE 1.6 (last it was targeted for J2SE 1.5)... and then this rfe has it's 9th or 10th anniversary...
The full story: http://bugs.sun.com/bugdatabase/view_bug.do?bug_id=4057701