[kaffe] Testing for 1.1.0 release

Dalibor Topic robilad at yahoo.com
Wed May 28 14:05:01 PDT 2003

hi Stuart,

--- Stuart Ballard <sballard at netreach.com> wrote:
> Stuart Ballard wrote:
> > Dalibor Topic wrote:
> > 
> > Okay, well, the test is attached.
> > 
> > The purpose of the test is to verify that the implementations of all 
> > concrete methods in Abstract* are implemented the same way in terms of 
> > which virtual methods they call on their subclasses. This ensures 
> > (hopefully) that when client code subclasses Abstract* directly and 
> > overrides certain methods, the behavior will be the same between Sun's 
> > implementation and ours. I have no idea how close any free 
> > implementation comes to passing this test, because I've never tried!
> Did anyone happen to try this test? I'm really curious to know what the 
> results are like...

I gave it a short spin on tha same day, and the diff between kaffe and jdk 1.4
was quite large. I decided to postpone further invertigation until the
transition to claspath's collections is completed.

dalibor topic

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