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From "Alex Blewitt" <alex.blew...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Re: [general] compatibility packages
Date Mon, 14 Aug 2006 20:30:09 GMT
Bear in mind that this isn't standard across all VMs. For example, Mac
VMs use JAVA_HOME/../Classes/classes.jar, instead of rt.jar.

Alex.

On 14/08/06, Geir Magnusson Jr <geir@pobox.com> wrote:
> I assume for #1 we'll offer a patch :)
>
> Or just create an rt.jar if someone needs that.  There is no reason not
> to...
>
> geir
>
>
> Anton Luht wrote:
> > Hello,
> >
> > There's another issues on compatibility: some applications rely on the
> > existence of "<JAVA_ROOT>/lib/rt.jar" - the example is [1]. Some
> > require tools.jar [2]. Harmony doesn't have these jars now so
> > applications can fail on it just because they're bound to the
> > implementation specifics.
> >
> > [1]
> > http://koders.com/java/fid94A9F615DBE6674BB9423D1DF67C8256605B5C24.aspx?s=rt.jar
> >
> > [2]
> > http://koders.com/java/fidDE45C5B81C71D554A7E680A0E64FC1D564BA830A.aspx?s=tools.jar
> >
> >
> >
>
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