What about java.lang.invoke available in b136 ?

Henri Gomez henri.gomez at gmail.com
Thu Apr 7 08:05:05 PDT 2011

Yes, and I see how delicate it could be.

Cocoa is the long awaited feature for OS/X users so ... :)

2011/4/7 Mike Swingler <swingler at apple.com>:
> On Apr 5, 2011, at 11:15 PM, Henri Gomez wrote:
>>> Each project does schedules and planning differently - in the macosx-port right now, we have a lot of code that needs to move rapidly (without destabilizing the build) so we are carving off chunks and migrating them piece by piece. I don't really have any schedule guidance beyond "it's going to be busy this month" as we try to clear out everything in the "Partially done - on private branch" section of <http://wikis.sun.com/display/OpenJDK/Mac+OS+X+Port+Project+Status>. We are close to landing the Aqua Look and Feel, so look for that in the next day or two - but it will be broken in several key areas like Screen Menu Bar, or rendering system art, as we need to re-plumb the relationships between the Cocoa AWT and Aqua.
>> I'm tracking regulary
>> http://wikis.sun.com/display/OpenJDK/Mac+OS+X+Port+Project+Status to
>> see what is done and what is still behind :)
>> I could imagine the amount of works you should have to back port Cocoa
>> Integration back to OpenJDK 7.
>> It's a very good news to see you're so far for Cocoa AWT and Aqua
>> The  focus for now is on this side.
>> Sync with trunk (to get b136 build level), as done by bsd-port branch
>> should appears after that ?
> We usually try to sync with BSD within a week of a major event in their repository (like a merge), but it's a background task we try to interleave with the Cocoa porting work and fixing oddball build breakages. ;-)
> Regards,
> Mike Swingler
> Java Engineering
> Apple Inc.

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