Current state of openjdk on ARM devices

Andrew Haley aph at
Tue Nov 15 15:16:12 UTC 2011

On 11/15/2011 11:24 AM, Christian Gmeiner wrote:
> I am interested in the current state of openjdk and ARM(Cortex A8 and
> better). I have run some
> liitle benchmarks and it looks like an 500Mhz geode lx800 based device
> is faster executing Java
> then a 1Ghz based ARM board. How can this be? Is the JIT not ready for ARM?
> I also looking for a way to look deeper into a running openjdk
> instance to see whats going on and
> what goes wrong.
> Can you give me some hints/tipps etc.

There's an experimental JIT at

I'm debugging and stabilizing it, so expect some bugs.


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