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From Mark Hindess <mark.hind...@googlemail.com>
Subject Re: [classlib] Moving to ICU4J 3.8
Date Thu, 25 Oct 2007 11:56:10 GMT

At the very least I assume we'll want to remove the hytext entry from
the api_dll_files list in vm/vmcore/src/init/vm_properties.cpp?

-Mark.

On 25 October 2007 at 15:07, "Alexei Zakharov" <alexei.zakharov@gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi Oliver,
> 
> Thanks for doing this. However, does this affect Harmony-specific
> charset providers somehow? I didn't understand this from your message.
> 
> Thanks,
> Alexei
> 
> 2007/10/25, Oliver Deakin <oliver.deakin@googlemail.com>:
> > Since there have been no objections, I will commit my changes to move
> > classlib to icu4j 3.8.
> >
> > I will leave the icu4c and icu4jni 3.4.4 libraries intact for the time
> > being, as they are currently needed by both drlvm and J9. Even though
> > these libraries will still be copied into the jre/bin directory by the
> > classlib build process, they will no longer be used by classlib. I will
> > be checking in an updated version of icu4j 3.8 jar from a recent
> > checkout of the icu code - this is because there are some bug fixes we
> > require that are not in the current 3.8 release. Once 3.8.1 is made
> > available, I will alter the build process to automatically download that
> > instead.
> >
> > I am also removing the text module native code, as this is no longer needed
> .
> >
> > It would be great if everyone could take a look and test these changes,
> > especially with drlvm and the federated build. Please let me know if
> > there is anything I have overlooked or if there are any other issues.
> >
> > Regards,
> > Oliver
> >
> > --
> > Oliver Deakin
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> >
> >
> 



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