[Java-gnome-developer] Java-Gnome: jni or cni
Fri Mar 12 21:16:00 GMT 2004
>>>>> "Cedric" == Cedric Berger <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
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>> How about asking Sun to support CNI then ?
Cedric> They technically cannot support it.
Cedric> CNI doesn't work with precise copying collectors, AFAIK.
CNI requires modifications to your C++ compiler to work.
There's no technical reason that one couldn't modify a C++ compiler
to also work with a precise copying collector while you're at it.
That's not to say it might not be hard. For GCC it looks basically
unfeasible. I suspect nobody will ever make the effort.
Perhaps this is a distinction without a difference? Sometimes I find
it interesting to contemplate CNI's definition as separable from its
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