Corrections to User Manual

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...@@ -26,10 +26,9 @@ With the sixth major release of the implementation, we make the ...@@ -26,10 +26,9 @@ With the sixth major release of the implementation, we make the
following explicit revision of our compatibility to the underlying following explicit revision of our compatibility to the underlying
JVM. Since we are an open source implementation, we insist on JVM. Since we are an open source implementation, we insist on
possible open access to the sources from with an JDK may both be built possible open access to the sources from with an JDK may both be built
and run upon. This requirement is no longer met by Java 5, so with and run upon. This requirement is no longer met by Java 5, so
the release of \textsc{ABCL} 1.5 the henceforth the minimal platform henceforth with the release of \textsc{ABCL} 1.5 ABCL will support
for ABCL will be Java 6. Java 6, Java 7 and Java 8 runtimes.
%% We should probably not release a 1.5.0, go straight for abcl-1.6.0? %% We should probably not release a 1.5.0, go straight for abcl-1.6.0?
%% Not worth the effort: Java 9 is the current abcl-1.6.0 release driver. %% Not worth the effort: Java 9 is the current abcl-1.6.0 release driver.
...@@ -175,7 +174,8 @@ course. ...@@ -175,7 +174,8 @@ course.
\item Douglas Miles \texttt{Thanks for the whacky IKVM stuff and keeping the flame alive \item Douglas Miles \texttt{Thanks for the whacky IKVM stuff and keeping the flame alive
in the dark years.} in the dark years.}
\item Alan Ruttenberg \texttt{Thanks for JSS.} \item Alan Ruttenberg \texttt{Thanks for JSS.}
\item piso \item Olof-Joachim Frahm
\item piso
\item and of course \item and of course
\emph{Peter Graves} \emph{Peter Graves}
\end{itemize} \end{itemize}
...@@ -1616,6 +1616,9 @@ bridges to the source repository at ...@@ -1616,6 +1616,9 @@ bridges to the source repository at
requests for enhancements to the implementation many be more easily requests for enhancements to the implementation many be more easily
facilitated. facilitated.
In June 2017, we released the Sixth Edition of the implementation
which dropped support for running on Java 5.
\appendix \appendix
\chapter{The MOP Dictionary} \chapter{The MOP Dictionary}
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