Planet JDKNews and views from the Java SE Development-Kit CommunityVariousAndrew Hughes: [SECURITY] IcedTea 2.6.10 for OpenJDK 7 Released!Andrew Hugheshttp://blog.fuseyism.com/?p=9702017-05-17T17:39:35Z2017-05-17T17:39:35Z <div xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">The IcedTea project provides a harness to build the source code from OpenJDK using Free Software build tools, along with additional features such as the ability to build against system libraries and support for alternative virtual machines and architectures beyond those supported by OpenJDK. This release updates our OpenJDK 7 support in the 2.6.x series […]</div> gnu_andrew2017-05-17T17:39:35ZAndrew Hughes: [SECURITY] IcedTea 3.4.0 for OpenJDK 8: ARMed and Ready Released!Andrew Hugheshttp://blog.fuseyism.com/?p=9622017-05-17T02:00:35Z2017-05-17T02:00:35Z <div xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">We are pleased to announce the release of IcedTea 3.4.0: ARMed and Ready! The IcedTea project provides a harness to build the source code from OpenJDK using Free Software build tools, along with additional features such as the ability to build against system libraries and support for alternative virtual machines and architectures beyond those supported […]</div> gnu_andrew2017-05-17T02:00:35ZStephen Colebourne: Java SE 9 - JPMS automatic modulesStephen Colebournetag:blogger.com,1999:blog-741750605858169835.post-65719857531754804712017-05-09T07:14:00Z2017-05-09T07:14:00Z <div xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml"><p> This article in my series on the Java Platform Module System (JPMS) is focussed on <i>automatic modules</i>. JPMS was previously known as Project Jigsaw and is the module system in Java SE 9. See also <a shape="rect" href="http://blog.joda.org/2017/04/java-9-modules-jpms-basics.html">Module basics</a>, <a shape="rect" href="http://blog.joda.org/2017/04/java-se-9-jpms-module-naming.html">Module naming</a> and <a shape="rect" href="http://blog.joda.org/2017/04/java-se-9-jpms-modules-are-not-artifacts.html">Modules &amp; Artifacts</a>. </p></div> Stephen Colebourne2017-05-09T07:14:00ZMark Reinhold: An Open Letter to the JCP Executive CommitteeMark Reinholdhttp://mreinhold.org/blog/to-the-jcp-ec2017-05-05T14:11:10Z2017-05-05T14:11:10Z <div xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml"><div><p>Dear Members of the JCP Executive Committee:</p></div></div> Mark Reinhold2017-05-05T14:11:10ZStephen Colebourne: Java SE 9 - JPMS modules are not artifactsStephen Colebournetag:blogger.com,1999:blog-741750605858169835.post-59869838110575727362017-04-24T08:12:00Z2017-04-24T08:12:00Z <div xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml"><p> This is the next article in a series I'm writing to help make sense of the Java Platform Module System (JPMS) in Java SE 9. JPMS was developed as <a shape="rect" href="http://openjdk.java.net/projects/jigsaw/">Project Jigsaw</a>. Other articles in the series are <a shape="rect" href="http://blog.joda.org/2017/04/java-9-modules-jpms-basics.html">Module basics</a> and <a shape="rect" href="http://blog.joda.org/2017/04/java-se-9-jpms-module-naming.html">Module naming</a>. </p></div> Stephen Colebourne2017-04-24T08:12:00ZJeroen Frijters: The End of IKVM.NETJeroen Frijtershttp://weblog.ikvm.net/PermaLink.aspx?guid=33ea525f-a291-418a-bd6a-abdf22d0662b2017-04-21T04:26:31Z2017-04-21T04:26:31Z <div xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml"><div>After almost fifteen years I have decided to quit working on IKVM.NET. The decision has been a long time coming. Those of you that saw yesterday’s Twitter spat, please don’t assume that was the cause. It rather shared an underlying cause. I’ve slowly been losing faith in .NET. Looking back, I guess this process started with the release of .NET 3.5. On the Java ...</div></div> Jeroen2017-04-21T04:26:31ZStephen Colebourne: Java SE 9 - JPMS module namingStephen Colebournetag:blogger.com,1999:blog-741750605858169835.post-61372882547027765022017-04-20T14:01:00Z2017-04-20T14:01:00Z <div xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml"><p> The Java Platform Module System (JPMS) is soon to arrive, developed as <a shape="rect" href="http://openjdk.java.net/projects/jigsaw/">Project Jigsaw</a>. This article follows the <a shape="rect" href="http://blog.joda.org/2017/04/java-9-modules-jpms-basics.html">introduction</a> and looks at how modules should be named. </p></div> Stephen Colebourne2017-04-20T14:01:00ZMarcus Hirt: Radio Silence &#038; Robo4JMarcus Hirthttp://hirt.se/blog/?p=7832017-04-17T22:54:31Z2017-04-17T22:54:31Z <div xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">So, first of all I want to apologize for the radio silence on this blog. There are two major reasons for this radio silence: My twins Me doing blogs over at Robo4J So, I thought I’d just do a recap of my Robo4J blogs, in the order I published them (which is probably the order […]</div> Marcus2017-04-17T22:54:31ZStephen Colebourne: Java 9 modules - JPMS basicsStephen Colebournetag:blogger.com,1999:blog-741750605858169835.post-19719283010985224282017-04-17T05:17:00Z2017-04-17T05:17:00Z <div xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml"><p> The Java Platform Module System (JPMS) is the major new feature of Java SE 9. In this article, I will introduce it, leaving most of my opinions to a follow up article. This is based on <a shape="rect" href="https://www.slideshare.net/scolebourne/java-se-9-modules-jpms-an-introduction">these slides</a>. </p></div> Stephen Colebourne2017-04-17T05:17:00Z