[Rxtx] Implementing javax.comm for free software java implementations (Was: Re: [kaffe] Notes on kaffe (GNU Classpath integration) todo items)

Dalibor Topic robilad at kaffe.org
Mon Jul 14 09:01:01 PDT 2003

Hi Trent,

Trent Jarvi wrote:

> We'd be more than willing to work with Classpath and or Kaffe to get this
> working. RXTX 2.1 implements CommAPI from the top down but is in package
> gnu.io to avoid confusion with Sun's impementation.
> RXTX 2.0 implements the lower portion of CommAPI and could be made to work 
> with the upper portion offered in Kaffe.  The Kaffe shell classes did look 
> acceptable when I read through them.

Could we implement the javax.comm shell classes on top of RXTX 2.1 
gnu.io API? I.e. would it be enough to just delegate method calls to 
gnu.io. for a basic javax.comm implementation?

dalibor topic

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