harmony-dev mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From "Daniel Gandara" <danielgand...@neosur.com>
Subject Re: New IBM VME
Date Wed, 05 Apr 2006 19:36:14 GMT
Oliver Deakin wrote:
>> ok, I'll ask there about removing 1.5 dependencies from java.rmi and
>> compile it to get 1.4 bytecode...
>
> I hope that you would not have to remove too much when compiling to 1.4 
> bytecodes - I guess this is something we still need to investigate. Have 
> you tried building the rmi code with the -target jsr14 option? Id (amongst 
> others, Im sure) be interested to hear what results you get, and whether 
> any alterations are necessary.

I'll try building the code with -target jsr14 and see how much has to be
removed; I'll create a new thread with the results;  ok?


>
>>> My hope is that in the not too distant future we may see one or two of 
>>> the Harmony VMs stepping up to 1.5 level, and we can begin to use them 
>>> with our classlib :)
>>
>> hope so too.
>>
>> Thanks,
>>
>> Daniel
>>
>>>
>>> Regards,
>>> Oliver
>>>
>>> [1] 
>>> http://mail-archives.apache.org/mod_mbox/incubator-harmony-dev/200604.mbox/%3c4433A197.8030305@gmail.com%3e
>>>
>>>
>>> Daniel Gandara wrote:
>>>> Oliver,
>>>>    pleased to hear good news from you!!  I believe this is great for 
>>>> the project.
>>>> I have one question regarding the version of the VME, is it 1.5?   I'm 
>>>> asking this
>>>> because we have received contributions of some packages (for example: 
>>>> java.math
>>>> and java.rmi packages) which are 1.5 (compliant and dependant) but 
>>>> cannot be
>>>> used with current VM.
>>>>
>>>> Thanks,
>>>>
>>>> Daniel
>>>>
>>>> ----- Original Message ----- From: "Oliver Deakin" 
>>>> <oliver.deakin@googlemail.com>
>>>> To: <harmony-dev@incubator.apache.org>
>>>> Sent: Tuesday, April 04, 2006 1:26 PM
>>>> Subject: New IBM VME
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>> Hi all,
>>>>>
>>>>> I'm pleased to announce that a new IBM VME will be made available soon

>>>>> at:
>>>>>   http://www-128.ibm.com/developerworks/java/jdk/harmony/index.html
>>>>>
>>>>> The new VME downloads are named Harmony-vme-win.IA32-v2.zip and 
>>>>> Harmony-vme-linux.IA32-v2.tar.gz. I would like to stress that if you

>>>>> download these packages now, they will *not* work with the class 
>>>>> library code currently in Harmony Subversion. This VME has been 
>>>>> created looking forward to changes that have been discussed on the 
>>>>> list, but have not yet been carried out. They are:
>>>>> - completion of renaming of com.ibm packages, especially in LUNI 
>>>>> module. The new VME expects only org.apache.harmony package names.
>>>>> - removal of String from the kernel, and addition of an intern(String)

>>>>> method to the org.apache.harmony.kernel.vm.VM class. The new VME does

>>>>> *not* contain String in its kernel jars. It does, however, provide an

>>>>> intern(String) method in the VM class, as was suggested in [1]. The 
>>>>> String.intern() method in Harmony will just redirect the call to 
>>>>> VM.intern(String).
>>>>>
>>>>> Once these changes are made in the Harmony repository, the new version

>>>>> of the VME will be required to run with Harmony classlib. I will send

>>>>> out a further mail when this is done confirming that the new VME is 
>>>>> available and ready to use.
>>>>>
>>>>> A link to the VME v1 will still be available in the same place, and 
>>>>> this should still be used until the above changes are made.
>>>>>
>>>>> Regards,
>>>>> Oliver
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> [1] 
>>>>> http://mail-archives.apache.org/mod_mbox/incubator-harmony-dev/200602.mbox/%3c43FB44A0.2040805@googlemail.com%3e
>>>>>
>>>>> -- 
>>>>> Oliver Deakin
>>>>> IBM United Kingdom Limited
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> ---------------------------------------------------------------------
>>>>> Terms of use : http://incubator.apache.org/harmony/mailing.html
>>>>> To unsubscribe, e-mail: harmony-dev-unsubscribe@incubator.apache.org
>>>>> For additional commands, e-mail: harmony-dev-help@incubator.apache.org
>>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> ---------------------------------------------------------------------
>>>> Terms of use : http://incubator.apache.org/harmony/mailing.html
>>>> To unsubscribe, e-mail: harmony-dev-unsubscribe@incubator.apache.org
>>>> For additional commands, e-mail: harmony-dev-help@incubator.apache.org
>>>>
>>>>
>>>
>>> -- 
>>> Oliver Deakin
>>> IBM United Kingdom Limited
>>>
>>>
>>> ---------------------------------------------------------------------
>>> Terms of use : http://incubator.apache.org/harmony/mailing.html
>>> To unsubscribe, e-mail: harmony-dev-unsubscribe@incubator.apache.org
>>> For additional commands, e-mail: harmony-dev-help@incubator.apache.org
>>>
>>
>>
>>
>> ---------------------------------------------------------------------
>> Terms of use : http://incubator.apache.org/harmony/mailing.html
>> To unsubscribe, e-mail: harmony-dev-unsubscribe@incubator.apache.org
>> For additional commands, e-mail: harmony-dev-help@incubator.apache.org
>>
>>
>
> -- 
> Oliver Deakin
> IBM United Kingdom Limited
>
>
> ---------------------------------------------------------------------
> Terms of use : http://incubator.apache.org/harmony/mailing.html
> To unsubscribe, e-mail: harmony-dev-unsubscribe@incubator.apache.org
> For additional commands, e-mail: harmony-dev-help@incubator.apache.org
> 



---------------------------------------------------------------------
Terms of use : http://incubator.apache.org/harmony/mailing.html
To unsubscribe, e-mail: harmony-dev-unsubscribe@incubator.apache.org
For additional commands, e-mail: harmony-dev-help@incubator.apache.org


Mime
View raw message