CFV: New JDK9 Committer: Andrew Dinn

Edward Nevill edward.nevill at
Mon Sep 21 22:05:31 UTC 2015

I hereby nominate Andrew Dinn (adinn) to JDK 9 Committer.

Andrew is an aarch64 project Committer and a JDK 9 Author. He has
contributed 8 patches to JDK9 (see below). He was also the initial author
of the C2 backend for aarch64 and has contributed 337 patches to the
aarch64 JDK 8 port.

Votes are due by 10:00 PM UTC, Monday October 5, 2015.

Only current JDK 9 Committers [1] are eligible to vote on this nomination.
Votes must be cast in the open by replying to this mailing list.

For Lazy Consensus voting instructions, see [2].

Edward Nevill


8080293: AARCH64: Remove unnecessary dmbs from generated CAS code
8134322: AArch64: Fix several errors in C2 biased locking implementation
8078743: AARCH64: Extend use of stlr to cater for volatile object stores
8132875: AArch64: Fix error introduced into AArch64 CodeCache by commit for
8129584: Fix required for aarch64 after 8122937
8078263: AARCH64: Volatile fields should be accessed with ldar and stlr
8074119: [AARCH64] stage repo misses fixes from several Hotspot changes
8078654: CloseTTFontFileFunc callback should be removed
7167406: (Zero) Fix for InvokeDynamic needed

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