Port coordination?

Wayne Meissner wmeissner at gmail.com
Wed Aug 8 14:20:55 PDT 2007

James.Melvin at Sun.COM wrote:
> Hi,
>  From this forum and others, I can see there are a number of people
> working on the same port of HotSpot? Would it make sense to coordinate
> these efforts to reduce duplication, speed up time-to-market, and
> increase quality? Is this happening already, perhaps beyond my
> visibility? Can I see a show of hands from anyone working on the
> following ports...
> Linux on SPARC
> MacOSX

I was doing some work on a MacOSX port with Marius Seritan - but 
progress has stalled on that due to a lack of time to work on it.

> Other?
> Perhaps this email can seed a more common, dedicated area somewhere on
> the OpenJDK website.  Would this be helpful?

Yes, it would be probably be useful to have a separate area, so people 
know where to post questions specifically related to porting.

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