gcj and jikes

Per Bothner per@bothner.com
Tue May 6 16:11:00 GMT 2003

bormisoft@digitizeit.de wrote:
> I'm just occasionally following this list and read the thread about
> integrating jikes. As far as I understand one of the main reasons for
> integrating jikes is to be able to support generics.

No, generics is one of the main reasons for *not* (yet) integrating
Jikes.  The reasons for integrating Jikes is it is supposedly has
fewer bugs and cleaner design.

 > Has anybody thought of using the internal eclipse compiler? I
 > remember reading somewhere, that they already have preliminary
 > generics support.

Interesting.  They really do have an indepdendent compiler?
	--Per Bothner
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