Devoxx UK 2015: Adopt Workshops
sadhak001 at gmail.com
Wed Jun 17 12:17:28 UTC 2015
Thanks and all the material is online, now, the slides for the presentation
can be found here:
And we are looking for feedback from the attendees and the rest of the
So things that didn't work well is always something I want to know and help
tidy up those sections in the document.
Here's a quote from one of the attendees "I really like the idea of making
you own jdk with custom behaviour but it needs more content, organised
content", also another one from the same person "Yes, a cloud might help a
lot" - we are working towards it.
A group of two sat with Windows machines and helped resolve a Windows issue
with the VirtualBox. Others noticed that the information on Testing needed
updating. And they have individually volunteered to help out with the
The fast-bees were onto Vagrant and Docker, they said they will continue
building them at home using both the images they got from us and also the
scripts to build them at home from scratch.
Thank you again for attending, and everyone else involved.
On Wed, Jun 17, 2015 at 12:53 PM, dalibor topic <dalibor.topic at oracle.com>
> good luck & have fun!
> dalibor topic
> On 17.06.2015 06:56, Mani Sarkar wrote:
>> Hi all
>> Devoxx UK 2015 kicks off this morning with the Adopt Workshops
>> along with other talks and presentations, hoping to see you all at the
>> Details for the Adopt OpenJDK session
>> as below, please come along with your laptop setup.
>> On Sat, Jun 13, 2015 at 1:15 PM, Mani Sarkar <sadhak001 at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Hi all,
>>> As we all have been trumpeting about Devoxx UK for over 6 months, its now
>>> happening in less than a week.
>>> The first Adopt Workshop
>>> <http://cfp.devoxx.co.uk/2015/agenda/workshop/wednesday> will kick off
>>> 10am with Adopt OpenJDK workshop: How is Java/JVM built?
>>> we have been preparing for it for sometime.
>>> All those who are attending please take a look at the How to prepare
>>> before attending a hackday or workshop?
>>> download all the binaries its asking you to download. For those who are
>>> experienced or advance attendees their is a section for you as well on
>>> same page, further down.
>>> If you come prepared on the day, it will only help all of us move faster
>>> and do more interesting things.
>>> Please try the instructions our and let us know *what has worked for you*
>>> and *what hasn't worked*.* In my attempt to test them out I have noticed
>>> that the recent OpenJDK9 builds break on Linux, both on the VMs we
>>> distribute and on the vagrant created VMs (light-weight). The native
>>> seem to do well. Can someone please try them out please and let me know
>>> that is the case for you as well ? *
>>> I'll post the error messages here and on build mailing lists to get quick
>>> help on them from you guys.
>>> Thanks again.
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