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From "Lance J. Andersen" <Lance.Ander...@Sun.COM>
Subject Re: Sun, Java and BigDecimal incompatible changes in J2SE 5.0
Date Fri, 22 Apr 2005 21:14:55 GMT
I am trying ot track this down from my end as well.  hopefully we will 
find out what's up on this

lance

Daniel John Debrunner wrote:

>David Van Couvering wrote:
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>>Hi, Dan, still tracking this down, but I had to smile -- the first level
>>answer I got back from the J2SE folks was that these changes were made
>>as part of JSR13, which was driven by IBM.  Maybe you should find the
>>guys behind JSR13 and give them an earful :)
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>I've been asking them as well.
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>Regardless the J2SE 5.0 documentation should be updated to list the
>binary incompatibilities. I guess it's good that these are the first I
>can remember for Java, so all in all it's been a good platform for
>binary compatibility since JDK 1.1.
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>Dan.
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