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From Tim Ellison <t.p.elli...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [jira] Updated: (HARMONY-308) java.nio.charset.Charset.encode(CharBuffer) returns bytes in a different order in Harmony and RI for the UTF-16 charset
Date Fri, 07 Apr 2006 14:04:46 GMT
Just to clarify...

Dmitry M. Kononov wrote:
<snip>
> Harmony and IBM jdk1.4.2 use the ICU to provide
> java.nio.charsetfunctionality. So, they have the same behavior in our
> case. This behavior
> does not follow the java documentation (or I something don't understand :)
> ).

No, IBM's JDK 1.4.2 does not use the same ICU code as Harmony.

(The precise relationship is complex, but the summary is that a long
time ago some ICU code was adopted into the Sun code base.  Harmony is
using a significantly different release.  I believe both use data from
the CLDR.)

Regards,
Tim

> Thus, we probably need to ask about fixing the ICU, don't we?
> 
> What do you think, does it make sense to file a bug against ICU?
> Thanks.
> --
> Dmitry M. Kononov
> Intel Managed Runtime Division
> 

-- 

Tim Ellison (t.p.ellison@gmail.com)
IBM Java technology centre, UK.

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