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From "Geir Magnusson Jr." <ge...@apache.org>
Subject Re: [arch] VM Interface
Date Tue, 07 Jun 2005 11:57:44 GMT

On Jun 6, 2005, at 10:03 AM, Ahmed Saad wrote:

> On 6/6/05, Peter Donald <peter@realityforge.org> wrote:
>
>> The reason being that their customers do not
>> want to be exposed to differences between rt.jar and GNU Classpath.
>>
>
> oh well aren't both implemented according to a well-designed exported
> API. So how there would be differences that would hurt the clients of
> this API (assuming that the GUN Classpath got completed and they are
> both might be retrofitted to be easily installed in this modular
> architecture even if they depend on some native libraries).

The differences come from implementation of that API.  Conceivably :)  
there are bugs in implementations of class libraries.

(Having one that we all share would be an excellent start to solving  
that problem.)

geir

>
>
> regards,
> ahmed
>
>

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Geir Magnusson Jr                                  +1-203-665-6437
geirm@apache.org



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