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From "Geir Magnusson Jr." <ge...@apache.org>
Subject Re: VM/Class Library Interface (or "Storming the Gates! Take 3!")
Date Wed, 09 Nov 2005 15:41:14 GMT

On Nov 9, 2005, at 9:14 AM, Tim Ellison wrote:

> Mark Wielaard wrote:
>> That can be an issue indeed. But by marking the VMClasses package
>> private and final (or just have list in the jit/compiler) all  
>> calls to
>> them should be able to be optimized away if needed.
> Agreed.  What you are pointing out is that the JIT will roll the code
> defined in two classes into the moral-equivalent of one class  
> anyway ;-)

Now, if this is GPL-ed code, wouldn't that be a derivative work, thus  
requiring the entire application to be re-licensed under the GPL?

Geir Magnusson Jr                                  +1-203-665-6437

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