tomcat-dev mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From "Deacon Marcus" <deacon_mar...@wwtech.pl>
Subject RE: [half-off-topic] Java Compilers
Date Thu, 04 Oct 2001 02:55:26 GMT
Hi,

> From: craigmcc@flip.buzz.pl [mailto:craigmcc@flip.buzz.pl]On Behalf Of
> Craig R. McClanahan
> Sent: Thursday, October 04, 2001 4:42 AM
> To: tomcat-dev@jakarta.apache.org
> Subject: Re: [half-off-topic] Java Compilers
[...]
> A conversation on a semi-related topic is currently running on the
> GENERAL@JAKARTA.APACHE.ORG list, about the potential contribution of the
> "bcel" library to Jakarta.

Thanks, I'll take a look.

> It would be quite interesting if BCEL and/or your code could be used to
> create the generated classes for JSP pages without going through a Java
> compiler.
>
> > Greetings, deacon Marcus
> >
> > p.s. Is it ok for me to use org.apache.jjc (or org.apache.
> whatever) before
> > I officialy donate it, assuming I won't be distributing it
> before donating
> > anyway?
>
> It would *not* be wise to use org.apache under false pretenses.  Even
> though you don't *intend* to distribute, it's difficult to move forward on
> an idea like this without showing it to some people.

Too bad I just did... don't sue me please :/ I'll change it next version.

> Also, there's no guarantee that Apache will accept it anyway -- especially
> if there is not already a development community built up around it.

> Craig

Greetings, deacon Marcus


Mime
View raw message