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  • Jonathan Gibbons [1] is now closed. Yes: 19 Veto: 0 Abstain: 0 According to the Bylaws definition of Lazy Consensus, this is sufficient to approve the new Project and its initial Lead. Jonathan ...
    Jonathan GibbonsJonathan Gibbons
    Apr 6, 2012 at 10:46 am
    Apr 6, 2012 at 10:46 am
  • I'm very pleased to announce that the nominees to the two At-Large seats of the OpenJDK Governing Board have been ratified [1]. Yes No Abstain Andrew Haley 49 3 7 Doug Lea 58 1 0 On behalf of the ...
    Mark ReinholdMark Reinhold
    Apr 2, 2012 at 2:08 pm
    Apr 2, 2012 at 2:08 pm
  • I hereby propose the creation of the Code Tools Project[1] with Jon Gibbons as the Lead and the Compiler Group as the sponsoring Group(s). The goal of the Code Tools Project will be to provide tools ...
    Jonathan GibbonsJonathan Gibbons
    Mar 22, 2012 at 4:46 pm
    Mar 22, 2012 at 4:46 pm
  • Last October I announced Oracle's intent to deploy a pilot JIRA instance for use by the OpenJDK Community within a few months and then, if all goes well, to migrate the JDK bug corpus from Sun's ...
    Mark ReinholdMark Reinhold
    Mar 15, 2012 at 12:45 pm
    Mar 15, 2012 at 12:45 pm
  • The OpenJDK Governing Board manages the structure and operation of the OpenJDK Community [1]. It has two At-Large Members who serve for a term of one calendar year, starting on the first day of April ...
    Mark ReinholdMark Reinhold
    Mar 1, 2012 at 8:00 am
    Mar 1, 2012 at 8:00 am
  • Voting on the Penrose Project with initial Lead Tim Ellison [1] is now closed. Yes: 9 Veto: 0 Abstain: 0 According to the Bylaws definition of Lazy Consensus, this is sufficient to approve the new ...
    Tim EllisonTim Ellison
    Feb 15, 2012 at 1:06 am
    Feb 21, 2012 at 5:50 am
  • I hereby propose the creation of the Graal Project with Thomas Wuerthinger [1] as the Lead and hotspot as the sponsoring Group. The goal of the Graal project is to design a dynamic compiler in Java ...
    Douglas SimonDouglas Simon
    Feb 3, 2012 at 6:10 am
    Feb 3, 2012 at 6:10 am
  • I hereby propose the creation of the Penrose Project with Tim Ellison as the Lead and core-libs as the sponsoring Group. The goal of the Penrose Project is to explore and implement interoperability ...
    Tim EllisonTim Ellison
    Jan 31, 2012 at 7:40 am
    Jan 31, 2012 at 7:40 am
  • Voting on the OpenJFX Project with initial Lead Richard Bair [1] is now closed. Yes: 12 Veto: 0 Abstain: 0 According to the Bylaws definition of Lazy Consensus, this is sufficient To approve the new ...
    Iris ClarkIris Clark
    Nov 16, 2011 at 12:03 am
    Nov 16, 2011 at 12:03 am
  • I hereby propose the creation of the OpenJFX Project with Richard Bair as the Lead and Swing as the sponsoring Group. As discussed last week [1], the OpenJFX Project will be the home for the current ...
    Iris ClarkIris Clark
    Nov 1, 2011 at 5:37 pm
    Nov 1, 2011 at 5:37 pm
  • We (i.e., Oracle) have decided to move ahead with a pilot deployment of JIRA for use by the OpenJDK Community. In our view JIRA offers several important advantages over the principal competition, ...
    Mark ReinholdMark Reinhold
    Oct 31, 2011 at 10:35 am
    Oct 31, 2011 at 10:35 am
  • Now that the Census [1] has been completed and cross-checked, and some necessary documentation prepared, the OpenJDK Community Bylaws are now officially in effect. The Bylaws and the Census have new, ...
    Mark ReinholdMark Reinhold
    Oct 25, 2011 at 9:43 am
    Oct 25, 2011 at 9:43 am
  • In order to upgrade datacenter facilities, the servers that host openjdk.java.net and its subdomains will be offline from 4:00 UTC on Saturday, 7 October until 20:00 UTC Monday, 10 October. (For ...
    Mark ReinholdMark Reinhold
    Oct 6, 2011 at 9:04 pm
    Oct 6, 2011 at 9:04 pm
  • The DNS servers for the java.net domain became highly unstable earlier today. The actual OpenJDK site servers were not affected but the usual hostnames failed to resolve, rendering the site mostly ...
    Mark ReinholdMark Reinhold
    Aug 31, 2011 at 9:12 pm
    Aug 31, 2011 at 9:12 pm
  • Per the transition plan defined in the Bylaws [1], a Census of the OpenJDK Community has been completed and is available for review [2]. Please send corrections to registrar at openjdk.java.net by ...
    Mark ReinholdMark Reinhold
    Aug 30, 2011 at 9:46 am
    Aug 30, 2011 at 9:46 am
  • The JDK Enhancement-Proposal & Roadmap Process proposed earlier this year [1] is now up and running. Please see http://openjdk.java.net/jeps for details. - Mark [1] ...
    Mark ReinholdMark Reinhold
    Aug 24, 2011 at 11:03 am
    Aug 24, 2011 at 11:03 am
  • The first and only JDK 7 Release Candidate passed all its tests with flying colors. After 9,494 bug fixes, 1,966 enhancements, 9,018 changesets, 147 builds, and four JSRs, JDK 7 is done. A giant ...
    Mark ReinholdMark Reinhold
    Jul 28, 2011 at 8:10 am
    Jul 28, 2011 at 8:10 am
  • The two-week vote to ratify the proposed OpenJDK Community Bylaws [1] ended earlier today at 16:00 UTC. I'm pleased to report that the vote was successful, with 70 votes in favor, no votes against, ...
    Mark ReinholdMark Reinhold
    Jun 28, 2011 at 1:13 pm
    Jun 28, 2011 at 1:13 pm
  • Per the interim governance guidelines for Projects [1] I'm pleased to announce the creation of the JDK 7 Updates Project [2,3] following the Build Group's decision [4] to sponsor it. Dalibor Topic ...
    Mark ReinholdMark Reinhold
    Jun 24, 2011 at 1:53 pm
    Jun 24, 2011 at 1:53 pm
  • In accordance with the OpenJDK guidelines for projects [1], I hereby propose the OpenJDK Project "JDK 7 Update". This Project will be used for developing updates to JDK 7. This work will be done in a ...
    Dalibor TopicDalibor Topic
    Jun 15, 2011 at 3:27 pm
    Jun 15, 2011 at 3:27 pm
  • The vote to ratify the OpenJDK Community Bylaws will start at 16:00 UTC on Tuesday, 14 June 2011 [1] and end at the same time two weeks later, on Tuesday 28 June 2011. For more information please ...
    Mark ReinholdMark Reinhold
    Jun 13, 2011 at 8:58 am
    Jun 13, 2011 at 8:58 am
  • The final draft of the OpenJDK Community Bylaws is now available. If no showstoppers are identified then the ratification vote will commence early next week. For further information please see ...
    Mark ReinholdMark Reinhold
    Jun 10, 2011 at 1:53 pm
    Jun 10, 2011 at 1:53 pm
  • The second public draft of the OpenJDK Community Bylaws was posted last week [1], with an accompanying Q&A document [2]. Please send questions, comments, and suggestions on this second draft to the ...
    Mark ReinholdMark Reinhold
    May 26, 2011 at 9:39 pm
    May 26, 2011 at 9:39 pm
  • Per the interim governance guidelines for Projects [1] I'm pleased to announce the creation of the JDK 8 Project [2,3] following the Build Group's decision [4] to sponsor it. I will serve as the ...
    Mark ReinholdMark Reinhold
    May 24, 2011 at 1:24 pm
    May 24, 2011 at 1:24 pm
  • Per the interim governance guidelines for Projects [1] I hereby propose the creation of a new Project, JDK 8. The primary goal of this Project will be to produce an open-source reference ...
    Mark ReinholdMark Reinhold
    May 23, 2011 at 9:52 am
    May 23, 2011 at 9:52 am
  • Per the interim governance guidelines for Projects [1] I'm pleased to announce the creation of the Build Infrastructure Project [2,3] following the Build Group's decision [4] to sponsor it. Kelly ...
    Mark ReinholdMark Reinhold
    May 19, 2011 at 3:07 pm
    May 19, 2011 at 3:07 pm
  • The second public draft of the OpenJDK Community Bylaws is now available, with an accompanying Q&A document. For further information please see ...
    Mark ReinholdMark Reinhold
    May 19, 2011 at 2:51 pm
    May 19, 2011 at 2:51 pm
  • I'm pleased to announce that last week the Governing Board voted [1] to invite three individuals to participate in Board meetings as Observers: - John Duimovich (Java CTO & Distinguished Engineer, ...
    Mark ReinholdMark Reinhold
    May 10, 2011 at 1:52 pm
    May 10, 2011 at 1:52 pm
  • Project Proposal: Build Infrastructure Changes In accordance with the OpenJDK guidelines for projects [1], I hereby propose the OpenJDK Project "Build Infrastructure Changes". This Project will be ...
    Kelly O'HairKelly O'Hair
    Apr 22, 2011 at 4:49 pm
    Apr 22, 2011 at 4:49 pm
  • A draft of the OpenJDK Community Bylaws is now available and an initial Governing Board has been named. For further information please see ...
    Mark ReinholdMark Reinhold
    Feb 3, 2011 at 8:59 am
    Feb 3, 2011 at 8:59 am
  • Per the interim governance guidelines for Projects [1] I'm pleased to announce the creation of the Mac OS X Port Project [2,3] following the Porters Group's decision [4] to sponsor it. Dalibor Topic ...
    Mark ReinholdMark Reinhold
    Jan 10, 2011 at 2:07 pm
    Jan 10, 2011 at 2:07 pm
  • I hereby propose the creation of the Mac OS X Port Project. The primary goal of this Project will be to provide a place for the work on the port of JDK 7 to the Mac OS X platform. In particular, this ...
    Dalibor TopicDalibor Topic
    Nov 30, 2010 at 10:33 am
    Nov 30, 2010 at 10:33 am
  • The OpenJDK servers will move to a new datacenter this Thursday night, 22 April. No updates to any openjdk.java.net host will be accepted after 8pm PDT Thursday, though all will continue to be ...
    Mark ReinholdMark Reinhold
    Apr 20, 2010 at 1:50 pm
    Apr 23, 2010 at 11:09 am
  • Per the interim governance guidelines for Projects [1] I'm pleased to announce the creation of Project Lambda [2,3] following the Compiler Group's decision [4] to sponsor it. Jonathan Gibbons and I ...
    Mark ReinholdMark Reinhold
    Dec 10, 2009 at 1:43 pm
    Dec 10, 2009 at 1:43 pm
  • I hereby propose the creation of Project Lambda. The primary goals of this Project will be to formulate a new, simplified proposal to add first-class functions and lambda expressions (a.k.a ...
    Mark ReinholdMark Reinhold
    Dec 1, 2009 at 3:44 pm
    Dec 1, 2009 at 3:44 pm
  • The hosting team has moved the OpenJDK servers to an alternate storage system. At this point all our domains are back up and working normally. As always, please report any problems to ops at ...
    Mark ReinholdMark Reinhold
    Oct 13, 2009 at 2:00 pm
    Oct 13, 2009 at 2:00 pm
  • The instability over the last couple of days of the OpenJDK servers is due not to the recent migration itself but rather to the underlying storage system, which we do not control. The team ...
    Mark ReinholdMark Reinhold
    Oct 9, 2009 at 9:21 am
    Oct 9, 2009 at 3:16 pm
  • The OpenJDK servers will move to a new datacenter tonight. No updates to any openjdk.java.net host will be accepted after 8pm PDT tonight, though all will continue to be available in read-only mode ...
    Mark ReinholdMark Reinhold
    Sep 28, 2009 at 10:16 am
    Sep 29, 2009 at 9:01 pm
  • In accordance with the OpenJDK guidelines for projects [1], I hereby propose the OpenJDK Project "JMX2". The Reference Implementation of the JMX API is part of the OpenJDK implementation. This ...
    Eamonn McManusEamonn McManus
    Jul 13, 2009 at 6:59 am
    Jul 13, 2009 at 6:59 am
  • I'm pleased to announce that Sun has appointed Martin Buchholz (Google) and Andrew Haley (Red Hat) to the OpenJDK Interim Governance Board [1]. For those who don't already know them, some ...
    Mark ReinholdMark Reinhold
    Jun 8, 2009 at 10:02 pm
    Jun 8, 2009 at 10:02 pm
  • The OpenJDK source is available at: http://hg.openjdk.java.net/jdk7/jdk7 http://hg.openjdk.java.net/jdk7/jdk7/rev/0d76c4da605f The OpenJDK source binary plugs for the promoted JDK 7 build 59 are ...
    Vassili IgouchkineVassili Igouchkine
    May 14, 2009 at 5:13 pm
    May 14, 2009 at 5:13 pm
  • Per the OpenJDK Charter [1], the Interim Governance Board [2] was formally dissolved yesterday. Our main priorities over the last two years have been to grow the OpenJDK Community from the founding ...
    Mark ReinholdMark Reinhold
    May 8, 2009 at 9:43 am
    May 8, 2009 at 9:43 am
  • In accordance with the OpenJDK guidelines for projects [1], I hereby propose the OpenJDK Project "HotSpot Express". This Project will be used for the development of stable versions of the Java ...
    Erik TrimbleErik Trimble
    May 7, 2009 at 3:54 pm
    May 7, 2009 at 3:54 pm
  • I'll be taking the OpenJDK Bugzilla down for maintenance today (10 April 2009) at 6pm Pacific. I expect it will be unavailable for about 10-15 minutes. Please let me know ASAP if there are any ...
    Brad WetmoreBrad Wetmore
    Apr 10, 2009 at 3:56 pm
    Apr 10, 2009 at 3:56 pm
  • Ongoing updates of postings to cr.openjdk.java.net are now visible via: http://cr.openjdk.java.net/feed.atom Feel free to subscribe to this stream it you would like to follow it. To those publishing ...
    Tim BellTim Bell
    Mar 30, 2009 at 10:55 am
    Mar 30, 2009 at 10:55 am
  • Per the interim governance guidelines for Projects [1] I'm pleased to announce the creation of the IcedTea Project [2,3] following the Porters Group's decision [4] to sponsor it. Dalibor Topic will ...
    Mark ReinholdMark Reinhold
    Mar 11, 2009 at 1:18 pm
    Mar 11, 2009 at 1:18 pm
  • In accordance with the OpenJDK guidelines for projects [1], I hereby propose on behalf of Andrew Hughes an OpenJDK Project "IcedTea". This Project will be used as a staging ground for the integration ...
    Dalibor TopicDalibor Topic
    Mar 6, 2009 at 11:51 am
    Mar 6, 2009 at 11:51 am
  • Per the interim governance guidelines for Projects [1] I'm pleased to announce the creation of Project Coin [2,3] following the Compiler Group's decision [4] to sponsor it. Joe Darcy will serve as ...
    Mark ReinholdMark Reinhold
    Feb 27, 2009 at 3:17 pm
    Feb 27, 2009 at 3:17 pm
  • Hi everyone, I have updated the OpenJDK Web Site Terms of Use. A link to these terms can be found on the bottom of each OpenJDK page, and can also be found at ...
    Dalibor TopicDalibor Topic
    Feb 24, 2009 at 11:16 am
    Feb 24, 2009 at 11:16 am
  • As I posted on the discuss list earlier this week [1], I have set up an instance of Bugzilla for use by the various OpenJDK efforts. The system is now live. Please see the project page at ...
    Brad WetmoreBrad Wetmore
    Feb 6, 2009 at 9:12 pm
    Feb 6, 2009 at 9:12 pm
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