CFV: New jdk9 Reviewer: Volker Simonis

Christian Tornqvist christian.tornqvist at
Thu Jul 17 15:18:11 UTC 2014

Vote: yes

-----Original Message-----
From: jdk9-dev [mailto:jdk9-dev-bounces at] On Behalf Of
Coleen Phillimore
Sent: Wednesday, July 16, 2014 11:38 PM
To: jdk9-dev at
Subject: CFV: New jdk9 Reviewer: Volker Simonis

I hereby nominate Volker Simonis (simonis) to jdk9 Reviewer.

Volker is a member of the JVM team at SAP, the project lead of the
PowerPC/AIX Project, member of the HotSpot and OpenJDK Members group and
committer to the hsx, jdk8u and jdk9 projects. His main contributions are
the class library port to AIX, the Hotspot runtime part of the PowerPC/AIX
port, the MinGW/MSYS build for Windows, the Clang build for Linux and a
cleanup of the jdk regression tests to work on AIX.  Apart from these
projects, he has regularly contributed bug fixes in all parts of the OpenJDK
for many years.

The following searches show Volker's contributions to the top level
repository (5), to the jdk repository (19) and to the hotspot repository
(40).  This search also includes some code reviews.

Votes are due by 5:00 AM GMT, Thursday, July 31, 2014

Only current jdk9 Reviewers [1] are eligible to vote on this nomination.
Votes must be cast in the open by replying to this mailing list.

For Three-Vote Consensus voting instructions, see [2].

Coleen Phillimore


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