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From "Stephen Colebourne" <scolebou...@btopenworld.com>
Subject Re: [all] BinaryCompatability tester
Date Sun, 02 May 2004 17:47:27 GMT
jdiff is not a bad option and maybe possible - I'd hoped someone might have
written one already ;-). One thing to watch out for on binary compatability
is changing method return types, which breaks binary compatability.

Stephen

> The only thing I can think of is the jdiff tool. As long as things are
> only added, I would assume binary compatibility is kept?
>
> So if jdiff were to create an xml report before the html [it might be able
> to do this], you could write something to create a different html report
> that merely cares about binary compatibility.
>
> Hen
>
> On Sun, 2 May 2004, Stephen Colebourne wrote:
>
> > Does anyone know of a tool to test whether a new version of a jar file
is
> > binary compatible with the old version?
> >
> > Stephen
> >
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