After two-year absence, JRockit Mission Control returns in Java 7u40 with support for HotSpot and more goodies.
You think you know all there is about building apps for the JVM. You’ve used all the cool tools. You’ve written your own persistence library or web frameworks. Maybe you’ve even implemented a JVM language. But do you really know what happens to your code after you hand it off to the JVM? This JAXconf talk from the JRuby Guy Charlie Nutter will explore the guts of the OpenJDK VM, Hotspot. He’ll discuss how it the JIT in the JVM works and how to monitor it, how to find problems with the output or resulting assembly code, as well as dumping assembly. Filming Courtesy of Marakana Tech TV
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Java 7 has arrived but not without its share of controversy….
Stephen Colebourne argues that Oracle and the community need one another.
Java SE licensees have received letters, regarding some changes in the HotSpot build process.
Apple contribute to OpenJDK project!
IcedTea6 1.9 backports a new frame anchor and stack overflow code for Zero and Shark.
The latest build of JDK 7 fixes some issues with the pack200 implementation.
Java SE 6u21 is out now. This build introduces support for customised loading progress indicators and comes with version 17.0 […]