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From Geir Magnusson Jr <>
Subject Re: Location of javax.rmi package
Date Tue, 15 Aug 2006 20:41:49 GMT

Alexey Petrenko wrote:
> 2006/8/15, Anders Hessellund Jensen <>:
>> I have thought a bit about where the javax.rmi package should be located.
>> I think it should be in Yoko.
>> The javax.rmi package is released asynchronously with the JDK. In fact,
>> the newest version of the javax.rmi package is different from the one in
>> the JDK, although it is backwards compatible. It is really an endorsed
>> standard, just like the org.omg packages.
>> Furthermore, having the javax.rmi package allows us to use our own RMI
>> implementation by default, instead of requiring our users to define no
>> less than three system properties in order to override the default
>> behavior.
> Probably you are right here. Prepending boot class path with Yoko with
> javax.rmi included will be easier then defining properties.
> But from other hand it could be unexpected by the user...

But is should be a separate jar...

>> Alexey, have you worked on an implementation? If not, I'll get started
>> on it.
> No, I have not start working on it...
> SY, Alexey

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