Experimental Build Repository at icedtea.classpath.org
fitzsim at redhat.com
Fri Jun 8 08:51:42 PDT 2007
Tom Marble wrote:
> I'd like to thank you Andrew as well as Tom Fitzsimmons and the rest of the
> Classpath & Friends crew who pulled IcedTea together. (Would someone
> please roll the credits???)
Unfortunately parts of the release process involved blanking the ChangeLog and
creating a new Mercurial repository, so the change history is not evident in the
public release. Here's a summary of who did what.
Those who contributed code to the initial release are listed in the README in
Francis and Kyle created the initial "icedtea-plug-replacements" project, doing
the autotooling work and integrating the code from GNU Classpath and generated
from the OpenJDK sources.
packages. Lillian created icedtea-ecj-bootstrap.patch which allowed us to
create the initial IcedTea build.
I worked on Makefile.am and icedtea-ecj-bootstrap.patch to allow IcedTea to
bootstrap itself. I also did code review and helped with the administrative
setup of icedtea.classpath.org.
We all had a hand in writing the release documentation in README, INSTALL and
Other people helped with other aspects of the release:
Andrew Haley did code review, build testing and wrote the release announcement.
Jim Pick generously provided the Xen instance and bandwidth for
Mark Wielaard did build testing and most of the administrative setup of
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