[kaffe] Iconv-based NIO charset provider

Michael Koch konqueror at gmx.de
Mon Apr 18 01:23:56 PDT 2005

On Mon, Apr 18, 2005 at 11:04:45AM +0200, Dalibor Topic wrote:
> Am Montag, den 18.04.2005, 11:21 +0900 schrieb Ito Kazumitsu:
> > The article
> > http://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/classpath-patches/2005-04/msg00094.html
> > is intriguing.
> > 
> > I hope the time is coming near when we can take off Kaffe's original
> > character/byte conversion.
> Yeah, Sven has been doing some excellent work. I hope to have the
> current round of catchup with GNU Classpath finished by today evening,
> and then the code should be in Kaffe.

Note that Sven made some benchmarks and kaffe was the only runtime that was
slower in converting charsets after applying his patches. All other were
drastically faster. Best is to let Sven integrate it into kaffe. He knows
the glitches best.

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