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2014/08/19 19:01
Yay! Today a new version of Java Mission Control was released together with 8u20! This blog entry will provide a quick summary of some of the new features and fixes in JMC 5.4.0. Since I didn’t write anything when the 5.3.0 was released, I will cover a few features that were already included in 5.3.0. […]
2014/08/17 00:49
Thanks to everybody who commented on the JamVM 2.0.0 release, and apologies it's taken so long to approve them - I was expecting to get an email when I had an unmoderated comment but I haven't received any.To answer the query regarding Nashorn.  Yes, JamVM 2.0.0 can run Nashorn.  It was one of the things I tested the JSR 292 implementation against.  However, I ...
2014/08/12 10:41
The JavaOne 2014 content catalog is now live. As in the previous years, I took the opportunity to look for the talks and BOFs with OpenJDK in their title, or abstract, and pull them together in a list: ...
2014/08/06 22:35

Java SE 8 added a new class for joining strings - StringJoiner. But is it any good?

2014/08/01 07:02

JFreeChart version 1.0.19 has been uploaded to SourceForge and the Maven Central Repository. This release contains additional rendering hints to improve output quality across a range of targets, plus some important fixes for the recently added JavaFX support.

2014/08/01 00:46
I'm pleased to announce a new release of JamVM.  JamVM 2.0.0 is the first release of JamVM with support for OpenJDK (in addition to GNU Classpath). Although IcedTea already includes JamVM with OpenJDK support, this has been based on periodic snapshots of the development tree.JamVM 2.0.0 supports OpenJDK 6, 7 and 8 (the latest). With OpenJDK 7 and 8 this includes full support ...
2014/07/31 21:00

We've just released FXGraphics2D version 1.1, a Java2D to JavaFX bridge, a small and fast library that takes Java2D API calls and maps them to a JavaFX Canvas node. We developed this library to add JavaFX support to our charting libraries (JFreeChart and Orson Charts) but, as you'll see later in this post, FXGraphics2D is a standalone library that can be used by other ...

2014/08/28 00:20
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