Linked by Andrew Youll on Thu 3rd Nov 2005 18:46 UTC, submitted by Mark Wielaard
General Development GNU Classpath now features more efficient painting for large Free Swing GUIs. Improved accessibility support. HttpURLConnection rewrite. Official CORBA VMCID assigned. Start of RMI over IIOP support. Qt4 support for OS-X. Much improved Free Swing Metal theme. Free Swing Demo includes theme switcher example (Metal, Ocean, GNU). JBoss now starts up and Jonas testsuite passes for 95%. Support for the javax.sound.midi framework and experimental DSSI and ALSA service providers. Early version of the popular StAX API. Now has 96% coverage of 1.4 API.
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Woah
by diegocg on Thu 3rd Nov 2005 19:18 UTC
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2005-07-08

I knew classpath was being developed, but 96% of coverage of the 1.4 API...looks like most of the simple java programs should work, shouldn't it? IOW: Finally a true java replacement which makes java truly platform-independent (since Sun's VM only supports a few platforms)

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