2015-06-11 Developers Forum

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  • Spring 4 & Adopting Java 8 (what does it mean for core development, for module authors)
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OpenMRS Developers Forum 2015-06-11
Recording: https://goo.gl/Tgm6Iv (Audio) https://connect.iu.edu/p7h1krq8jzh/ (Adobe® Flash®)
  • Wyclif Luyima (Guest Host)
  • Rafal Korytkowski
  • Michael Downey
  • Natalia
  • Tomasz Mueller
  • HS 3080 Sofa Surfer(s)
  • HS 3077 Conference Room Listeners
  • ada
  • maany
  • Manika Praveenkumar Maheshwari
  • Archana Eadara
  • Ryan Yates
  • Maurya
  • Darius Jazayeri
  • Sandeep Raparthi
  • Willa
  • Daniel Kayiwa
Agenda & Notes
  • Review last week TODOs
  • TODO: Created a ticket to add "rename a module" feature as a maven task that can be invoked by SDK command "omrs-rename newname"
  • TODO: consider using grunt maven plugin to allow automated builds to easily issue grunt commands
  • Spring 4 w/ Rafal Korytkowski
  • Spring 3.x will be EOL in 2015
  • Questions
  • What does this mean for module devs? Are there any things that need to be done as a result of the upgrade? (No major changes)
  • Hibernate 4
  • Packaging of session class has changed.
  • Need to be installed in OpenMRS versions with pre hibernate 4 versions (1.9.x and below)
  • Helps to support both hibernate 3 & 4 for modules developers. 
  • Module will have to declare dependency on this module. (Needs to be aware only)
  • TODO: Document different ways to provide backwards compatibility and when to use hibernatecompatibility
  • Adopting Java 8 w/ Wyclif Luyima
  • After Action Review
  • What did you expect to happen?
  • What actually happened?
  • What can we do different?
  • Preview next week
  • WIP: PIH/Haiti Update w/ Mike Seaton



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