is Biss 0.94 Kaffe 0.9x compatible?

Tim Wilkinson tim at
Sat Mar 28 11:05:12 PST 1998

Godmar Back wrote:

> As an aside, how come Transvirtual didn't choose kore for as an
> unencumbered starting point for their libraries.  I think it has a
> commercializable BSD copyright?  Or was it for technical reasons, such
> as kore's "minimize native methods" philosophy?

Not technical reasons so much as practical ones - I've wrote a 1.0.2
class library set about 18 months back (just before 1.1 was announced)
and since this already worked with Kaffe it was easier to upgrade it
than anything else.


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