CFV: New Project: JDK
karen.kinnear at oracle.com
Thu Oct 5 19:14:10 UTC 2017
> On Sep 26, 2017, at 9:45 AM, mark.reinhold at oracle.com wrote:
> I hereby propose the creation of the JDK Project, with me as the Lead and
> the Governing Board as the sponsoring Group.
> The goal of this Project will be to produce open-source reference
> implementations of the Java SE Platform, to be specified by JSRs in the
> Java Community Process. Unlike past JDK Release Projects, which produced
> just one feature release and then terminated, this long-running Project
> will produce all future JDK feature releases. Per my recent proposal
>  to accelerate the release cadence of the Java SE Platform and the
> JDK, this Project will ship a feature release every six months according
> to a strict, time-based model.
> The Project's repositories will be initialized from those of the JDK 10
> Project, and that Project will terminate. Features for the release will
> be proposed and tracked via the JEP Process , as usual.
> The Authors, Committers, and Reviewers of this Project will initially be
> those of the JDK 10 Project . I expect the first items of discussion
> amongst these contributors to include the schedule for the March 2018
> release and the version-string scheme.
> Votes are due by 17:00 UTC on Tuesday, 10 October .
> Only current OpenJDK Members  are eligible to vote on this motion.
> Votes must be cast in the open on the discuss list. Replying to this
> message is sufficient if your mail program honors the Reply-To header.
> For Lazy Consensus voting instructions, see .
> - Mark
>  https://mreinhold.org/blog/forward-faster
>  http://mail.openjdk.java.net/pipermail/discuss/2017-September/004281.html
>  http://openjdk.java.net/jeps
>  http://openjdk.java.net/census#jdk10
>  http://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/fixedtime.html?msg=OpenJDK+JDK+Project+CFV&iso=20171010T1700
>  http://openjdk.java.net/census#members
>  http://openjdk.java.net/projects/#new-project-vote
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