[cp-patches] [generics] Patch: RFC: import jsr166

Tom Tromey tromey at redhat.com
Sat Jun 3 17:32:12 UTC 2006


>>>>> "Jeroen" == Jeroen Frijters <jeroen at sumatra.nl> writes:

Jeroen> Tom Tromey wrote:
>> * A sanitize-jsr166 script which is run on a pristine download in
>> order to remove copyrighted code and to change sun.* references to
>> the appropriate gnu.* references.

Jeroen> Is there a (legal?) reason why we can't keep the sun.* references?

Nope.  When I initially was doing this we were still avoiding sun.*.
But I think we're going to have to break that tradition for
annotations (i.e., please submit your serialization thing).

The other issues is not letting user code reference the new APIs,
which AIUI using gnu.classpath.* achieves.  But, that solution could
be extended without much trouble.

Tom



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