Planet JDKNews and views from the Java SE Development-Kit CommunityVariousDavid Dice: Malthusian LocksDavid Dice

Malthusian Locks appears in EuroSys 2017. An extended version is in arxiv.

Dave 2017-03-15T13:51:29Z
Joe Darcy: JSR 269 Maintenance Review for Java SE 9Joe Darcy
As has been done previously during Java SE 7 and Java SE 8, the JSR 269 annotation processing API is undergoing a maintenance review (MR) as part of Java SE 9.  ...
Darcy-Oracle 2017-03-14T17:15:54Z
Andrew Hughes: [SECURITY] IcedTea 2.6.9 for OpenJDK 7 Released!Andrew Hughes
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 […]
Stephen Colebourne: Java Time (JSR-310) enhancements in Java SE 9Stephen,

The java.time.* API (JSR-310) was added to Java SE 8, but what has been going on since then?

10 Colebourne2017-02-07T14:47:00Z