|Subject||Re: In order to move fully to Firebird in LibreOffice 5.4 it is necessary to be able to import old document data with high fidelity from the HSQLDB binary file format|
|Author||marius adrian popa|
And the official announcement for tender
On Wed, Apr 26, 2017 at 5:55 PM, marius adrian popa <mapopa@...> wrote:Tender approved in the budget by the TDF boardIn order to remove the legacy Java / HSQLDB database completely, and move fully to Firebird in LibreOffice 5.4 it is necessary to be able to import old document data with high fidelity from the HSQLDB binary file format which we have used (for performance) inside so many of our existing ODB files. This task involves reading the existing (reasonably simple) Java serialization code, and writing an (import only) filter to import this data safely into base.