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From Peter Donald <pe...@apache.org>
Subject Re: Jprocess name?
Date Sun, 18 Aug 2002 20:38:18 GMT
On Fri, 16 Aug 2002 23:35, Charles Benett wrote:
> Just a thought: the excalibur.jprocess sub-project seems to be named a
> little mis-leadingly. I assumed it was a utility for handling
> java.lang.Process's, whereas it is about isolating java threads.

Yep - originally I named it isolate but this name is used in JDK1.5/Tiger as 
part of Isolate API (java.lang.isolate.*) and I wanted to avoid a clash. I 
guess we could change it to isolate and just note that it is similar in 
concept to the JDK Isolate API but done differently.


Peter Donald
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