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From Oliver Deakin <oliver.dea...@googlemail.com>
Subject Re: [classlib] Contribution of native code to port to additional platforms in HARMONY-6311
Date Mon, 24 Aug 2009 10:25:07 GMT
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Contribution of native code to port to additional platforms in HARMONY-6311"


Oliver Deakin wrote:
> Hi all,
> It's been a week since I created the JIRA, so I'd like to open a vote 
> to officially accept the contribution attached to HARMONY-6311.
> [ ] +1 Accept this contribution
> [ ] -1 Reject this contribution because...
> I'll conclude the vote in 3 days as usual, unless anyone needs more time.
> Regards,
> Oliver
> Oliver Deakin wrote:
>> Hi all,
>> I'm pleased to announce the contribution of class library native code 
>> which enables us to port to some additional platforms not currently 
>> supported. This contribution includes:
>> - A chunk of additional code to get Harmony class library natives to 
>> build and execute with correct behaviour on zOS (minus the awt and 
>> imageio modules). Most of this code is in the new hya2e library, 
>> which deals with converting arguments from ascii to ebcdic and 
>> vice-versa. This library is only built on zOS.
>> - New memory mapping and shared library functions for zOS.
>> - Some small additional changes to some math functions for big 
>> endian/64bit platforms.
>> I have attached the patch to HARMONY-6311 for the changes. Ill start 
>> a vote on the contribution in the next few days when everyone has had 
>> a chance to take a look.
>> Regards,
>> Oliver

Oliver Deakin
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