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From "Alexey Petrenko" <alexey.a.petre...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [general] [news] Harmony code in the wild
Date Mon, 10 Dec 2007 12:57:22 GMT
Understood :)

2007/12/10, Tim Ellison <t.p.ellison@gmail.com>:
> Alexey Petrenko wrote:
> > It is really interesting which modules are taken from Harmony... It
> > will give us a hint which modules are passing TCK... :)
>
> Not the sort of hint that you can take to the bank though.  TCKs, like
> any other suite, test a particular binary build.  In this case the
> Harmony code is running on the IBM J9 VM, alongside some IBM code and
> some Sun code etc.  There are no guarantees that the Harmony code will
> behave the same way when run in a Harmony binary.
>
> In the world of TCKs, if it walks like a duck and quacks like a duck,
> then it still is not a duck until the Duck Inspector says so :-)
>
> Regards,
> Tim
>

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