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From Regis <xu.re...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Questions about suncompat and bootclasspath.properties
Date Thu, 25 Jun 2009 05:26:55 GMT
Regis wrote:
> galaxy wrote:
>> Hi ,
>> I have several questions about the classlib .
>>
>> 1)
>>     I noticed that the module suncompat isn't in the jre list of jar 
>> files
>> of harmony and also the lines of suncompat in bootclasspath.properties 
>> has
>> been commented
>> so I am wondering the function of this module ?Is it the same of
>> xxx-stubs.jar ?
> 
> suncompat provides some Sun internal classes that are widely used by 
> applications. I guess these classes just delegate functions to Harmony 
> classes which has equivalent functions. luni-kernel-stubs.jar is just 
> stub classes to make compiler happy, the "real" classes are provided by vm.
> 
>>
>> 2)
>>    I noticed that there are several modules like yoko , asm ,and so on
>> ,unlike others ,they are in folders .And some of them the manifest file
>> doesn't have the export / import
>> statement including yoko  , yoko-core , yoko.rim , yoko-rmi-impl , 
>> becl.-5.2
>> .So how are they related to the other modules in the jre ?  I have 
>> searched
>> several packages of them and found no relation  between them and the 
>> other
>> jre modules .
> 
> As I know, yoko is rmi provider, asm is used by pack200 module.

Exactly, yoko is as CORBA provider for Harmony (correct me if I was wrong).

> 
>>
>>
>> Could anyone explain this to me  :)
>> Thanks !
>>
> 
> 


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Best Regards,
Regis.

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