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From "Alexei Fedotov" <alexei.fedo...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Releasing scheduling
Date Sun, 13 Apr 2008 12:19:49 GMT
Hello, Vasily,
I don't believe it would be possible to recompile all our code using
old compilers. Is it possible to submit a hand made build consisting
of a single verfier-ext.lib + few headers for IP review?


On Fri, Apr 11, 2008 at 9:56 PM, Vasily Levchenko
<vasily.v.levchenko@gmail.com> wrote:
> Hello folks,
>  Recently I and some Eclipse folks have finished prototyping java 6 support
>  for Eclipse/TPTP project using Harmony verifier for recalculation stack map
>  tables after instrumentation, thanks to Mikhail Loenko to realize our
>  requirements to extend verifier functionality. Unfortunately extended
>  functionality wasn't included  in M5 release  of HDK, so we're in position
>  when we need some official snapshot (intermediate release), because of some
>  difference in releasing cycles between Eclipse and Harmony. Actually we have
>  less then couple of weeks to launch legal review for binary contribution of
>  Harmony verifier in Eclipse CVS.
>  Additionally:
>  Eclipse have some ABI limitation for native code: Windows all code is
>  compiled with VC6, here I expect some incompatibility with Harmony binaries,
>  for Linux all sources are compiled gcc 2.96.
>  We're also interested that
>  https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/HARMONY-5706 (introducing "C"
>  interface) will be on the trunk.
>  So the question  is:  is it possible to make special unscheduled but
>  official release to meet Eclipse legal and ABI requirements?
>  --
>  --vvl

With best regards,

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