Heads Up: JDK 7 Linux platforms moving to Fedora 9

Mark Wielaard mark at klomp.org
Sun Dec 21 11:26:51 UTC 2008

Hi Dmitri,

On Fri, 2008-12-19 at 17:00 -0800, Dmitri Trembovetski wrote:
> Mark Wielaard wrote:
> > On Fri, 2008-12-19 at 14:21 -0800, Kelly O'Hair wrote:
> >> The JDK7 early access binary snapshot builds are built from the
> >> OpenJDK7 sources, plus additional files and repositories we either
> >> cannot or haven't opened up yet (for various reasons).
> > 
> > Do you have a list of these additional files and repositories? Is there
> > anything for which there still isn't a free replacement available?
>    For some of these free replacements are available in the openjdk
>    tree, but they aren't yet of satisfactory quality (like the
>    antialiasing rasterizer)

Do you have a list of quality improvements (or maybe test cases) that
are needed for these components? Do you know if someone is already
working on those improvements?



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