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From Sunburned Surveyor <sunburned.surve...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Contributions by Java programmers.
Date Tue, 16 Nov 2010 16:38:34 GMT
Thanks for the help Daniel. I'll check out both of the links you sent
and will see if I can figure out what to after that.

Landon

On Tue, Nov 16, 2010 at 8:07 AM, Daniel Gong
<daniel.gong.fudan@gmail.com> wrote:
> You can see what the community is doing and has already done in JIRA [1].
>
> However, I think if you are very new to harmony, it's better that you take a
> look at the harmony wiki [2] first so that you can get deeper understanding
> of the project and the community, although I supposed that some of the TODO
> information in wiki might be out of time.
>
> By the way, I'm sort of new bee to harmony too (I got to know the community
> two years ago but has not got deep enough understanding of harmony and not
> contributed much yet) and I'm also a pure java developer. We can more
> discussion about contribution to harmony :)
>
> [1] https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/HARMONY
> [2] http://wiki.apache.org/harmony/
>
> Best wishes
> Daniel Gong
>
>
> On Tue, Nov 16, 2010 at 11:30 PM, Sunburned Surveyor <
> sunburned.surveyor@gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> Thanks Daniel and Regis for the information about Apache Harmony.
>>
>> I'll see if I can get the source code for the class library downloaded
>> today and I will begin looking at the java.util modules. Is there a
>> task list for the work that needs to be done in the class library or a
>> person that supervises this work?
>>
>> Thank you again for the direction.
>>
>> SS
>>
>> On Mon, Nov 15, 2010 at 11:06 PM, Regis <xu.regis@gmail.com> wrote:
>> > On 2010-11-16 4:46, Sunburned Surveyor wrote:
>> >>
>> >> I'd like to know if any components of the Harmony Project are being
>> >> implemented in Java. Are any of the class libraries that will ship
>> >> with the JVM being written in Java?
>> >>
>> >> Is the main JVM implemented in C?
>> >>
>> >> I'm just trying to figure out where I might contribute code to the
>> >> project as a Java programmer. My C programming skills are very crude.
>> >>
>> >> Thanks,
>> >>
>> >> The Sunburned Surveyor
>> >>
>> >
>> >
>> > Harmony Project could divide to three part: VM, class library and jdk
>> tools.
>> >
>> > VM is mainly implemented in C/C++ and a few Java code
>> > The most of class library code is written in Java, and a few C code to
>> deal
>> > with file system and network etc. If you are a pure Java programmer,
>> class
>> > library is a good place to start, I suggest you to start from jndi, sql,
>> > beans, java.util modules, they are pure Java code.
>> >
>> > --
>> > Best Regards,
>> > Regis.
>> >
>>
>

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