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From Tom <...@gatewide.com>
Subject Re: Using APR for Harmony's native link to the OS?
Date Sat, 11 Feb 2006 11:23:33 GMT
Thanks for checking that out! About (2): From what I am seeing these 
days it is  important to support ARM. BTW, where did you get this 
information about ports not being available please? I did not find a 
"porting page".

Enrico Migliore wrote:
> 
>> Stefano wrote:
>> I think we would gain a lot of value by using APR instead of 
>> reinventing something that 5 years from now will look just like it.
>>
> 
> Hi Stefano,
> 
> I took a look at the documentation of the APR project:
> 
> http://apr.apache.org/docs/apr/modules.html
> http://apr.apache.org/docs/apr-util/modules.html
> http://apr.apache.org/docs/apr-iconv/files.html
> 
> and this in an excerpt from the apr.h file, which shows the
> main features of APR:
> 
> #define APR_HAS_SHARED_MEMORY     1
> #define APR_HAS_THREADS                      1
> #define APR_HAS_MMAP                            1
> #define APR_HAS_FORK                             0
> #define APR_HAS_RANDOM                       1
> #define APR_HAS_OTHER_CHILD              1
> #define APR_HAS_DSO                                 1
> #define APR_HAS_SO_ACCEPTFILTER      0
> #define APR_HAS_UNICODE_FS                 1
> #define APR_HAS_PROC_INVOKED           1
> #ifndef _WIN32_WCE
> #define APR_HAS_SENDFILE                       1
> #define APR_HAS_USER                               1
> #define APR_HAS_LARGE_FILES                1
> #define APR_HAS_XTHREAD_FILES           1
> #else
> #define APR_HAS_SENDFILE                      0
> #define APR_HAS_USER                              0
> #define APR_HAS_LARGE_FILES               0
> #define APR_HAS_XTHREAD_FILES          0
> #endif
> #define APR_HAS_OS_UUID                       1
> 
> 
> I noticed also that the following macros are present:
> 
> WIN64, APR_HAVE_IPV6
> 
> I downloaded the project and built on Win32 without warnings,
> and the footprint of apr-1.lib is 1 Mbyte.
> 
> I think I'm leaning to your idea :-)
> 
> The last 2 problems I see here are:
> 
> 1. APR doesn't cover is the Windowing subsystem
> 2. An APR port to the ARM embedded platform doesn't exist
> 
> Enrico
> 
> 
> 
> 

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