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From "Alexei Zakharov" <alexei.zakha...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [classlib] Moving to ICU4J 3.8
Date Thu, 25 Oct 2007 11:07:33 GMT
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
>
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