[cp-patches] RFC: NetworkInterface - implement some 1.6 methods

Christian Thalinger twisti at complang.tuwien.ac.at
Mon Apr 21 09:10:39 UTC 2008


On Mon, 2008-04-21 at 09:03 +0200, Robert Schuster wrote:
> Hi,
> people using Jalimo asked for those methods and I found them simple to
> implement.
> 
> Since I am lousy non-Java hacker I appreciate comments on the code in
> java_net_VMNetworkInterface.c.

I wonder if it would be simpler to only have one native method,
returning the socket flags, and mapping the IFF_ defines in
java/net/VMNetworkInterface so you could implement it in Java.  But I
don't know if the flags are consistent between different OS or even libc
versions.

- twisti




More information about the Classpath-patches mailing list