name mangling bug in kaffeh

Mo DeJong mdejong at
Wed Apr 12 03:51:09 PDT 2000

Doug, now that you have identified the problem, you sould
also taking a crack at fixing it. I think the first patch
I ever wrote for Kaffe was for the kaffeh program. kaffeh
is small and simple, it is a great place to get started
hacking on Kaffe. Just check out the CVS version, make
your changes, run "cvs diff" and post your patch to the

Mo Dejong
Red Hat Inc.

On Tue, 11 Apr 2000, Douglas De Couto wrote:

> hi,
> i tried to post this bug on the web site last night, but it didn't
> seem to work.
> When using kaffeh to emit jni headers, underscores in method names are
> not correctly handled.  e.g. get_packet should end up as get_1packet
> in the .h file.  Kaffe is correctly looking for the get_1packet in the
> shared library, however.
> Also, overloading is not handled -- but I already saw this in the bug
> list.
> cheers,
> doug
> -- 
> Douglas S. J. De Couto    decouto at

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