Planet JDKNews and views from the Java SE Development-Kit CommunityVariousDavid Dice: Malthusian LocksDavid Dice <div xmlns=""><p><a shape="rect" href="">Malthusian Locks</a> appears in <a shape="rect" href="">EuroSys 2017</a>. An <a shape="rect" href="">extended version</a> is in arxiv. </p></div> Dave 2017-03-15T13:51:29ZJoe Darcy: JSR 269 Maintenance Review for Java SE 9Joe Darcy <div xmlns="">As has been done previously during <a shape="rect" href="">Java SE 7</a> and <a shape="rect" href="">Java SE 8</a>, the <a shape="rect" href="">JSR 269 annotation processing API</a> is undergoing a maintenance review (MR) as part of Java SE 9. <span> ...</span></div> Darcy-Oracle 2017-03-14T17:15:54ZAndrew Hughes: [SECURITY] IcedTea 2.6.9 for OpenJDK 7 Released!Andrew Hughes <div xmlns="">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_andrew2017-02-14T04:01:55ZStephen Colebourne: Java Time (JSR-310) enhancements in Java SE 9Stephen, <div xmlns=""><p> The <code>java.time.*</code> API (JSR-310) was added to Java SE 8, but what has been going on since then? </p></div> Stephen Colebourne2017-02-07T14:47:00Z