[asterisk-dev] Asterisk 1.6 Realtime Database must use ', ' not '|' in appdata field?
murf at digium.com
Fri May 30 20:13:31 CDT 2008
On Thu, 2008-05-29 at 11:58 -0500, Russell Bryant wrote:
> Steve Totaro wrote:
> > It sounds like a workable work around (compromise) but still not
> > optimal in the long run. If nothing is changed, we will be revisiting
> > this same thing with a different app or functionality in the near
> > future.
> > I still think that the depreciation route between majore versions is
> > the best way to go. Then nothing "breaks" unexpectedly, unless the
> > User/Admin does not heed the depreciation warnings, therefore it is
> > their fault.
> > I think this should be Asterisk/Digiums's SOP for major functionality
> > changes for development.
> I completely agree with you, and it is the policy that we have stuck with pretty
> well in the past.
> In this case, I'm slightly torn. In my _mind_, the pipe as a separator has been
> deprecated for a long time. :) However, I can't find anything that shows that
> we ever clearly deprecated that.
> So, in that case, for Asterisk 1.6, I think the default behavior has got to be
> that the | is still supported. However, for those that want cleaner and more
> straight forward parsing, especially with regards to escaping, then an option
> should be available to disable '|' support, and have ',' as the single supported
> Deprecation warnings should be printed at startup, unless the option is enabled
> to only support ','.
> Then, in the future, we can consider completely removing '|' support, after
> people are given the standard time period to deal with the change.
Remind Murphy to check AEL, and make sure it generates the appropriate
stuff based on that option...!
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Size: 3227 bytes
Desc: not available
Url : http://lists.digium.com/pipermail/asterisk-dev/attachments/20080530/2c63e0e7/attachment.bin
More information about the asterisk-dev