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From "Ivanov, Alexey A" <alexey.a.iva...@intel.com>
Subject RE: [general] platform support
Date Thu, 10 Aug 2006 07:25:58 GMT

>-----Original Message-----
>From: Oleg Khaschansky [mailto:oleg.v.khaschansky@gmail.com]
>Sent: Wednesday, August 09, 2006 8:42 PM
>To: harmony-dev@incubator.apache.org
>Subject: Re: [general] platform support
>
>> It has a building
>> cost, but the major overhead is not building, but testing. If we were
to
>> support a platform, we would need to test on it anyway.
>Good point! So, "common denominator" approach has at least that
>advantage that it needs less testing - on one platform.

It needs the same amount of testing because we must ensure the code
behaves the same way on all platforms we support. It doesn't depend on
whether we use one binary for all platforms, or whether we have
different binaries.

Regards,
Alexey.

<SNIP>

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Alexey A. Ivanov
Intel Middleware Product Division

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