CFV: New Project: Mobile: JDK Ports to Modern Mobile Platforms

Mario Torre neugens.limasoftware at
Tue Sep 29 18:20:58 UTC 2015

Vote: Yes.


2015-09-26 0:34 GMT+02:00 Bob Vandette <bob.vandette at>:
> I hereby propose the creation of the Mobile Project with myself
> (Bob Vandette) as the initial Project Lead and the Porters Group as
> the sponsoring Group.
> The Mobile Project will focus on porting the JDK to popular mobile
> platforms such as iOS, Android, and Windows Mobile.  Oracle plans
> on contributing build system, Hotspot and JDK source changes required
> to target mobile platforms including the ability to produce static
> Java runtimes and modifications to the Zero interpreter required
> for iOS ARM devices.
> I have been working on Java for over 15 years, focusing on Java SE
> Embedded and mobile platforms for the last 9 years.
> The initial Reviewers will include all current Reviewers in the JDK 9
> Project plus Gary Adams and Bertrand Delsart, who have in the past
> contributed significantly to Oracle's embedded Java products.  The
> initial Committers will be the current set of Committers to the JDK 9
> Project.
> Votes are due by 9:00 UTC on Monday 12, October 2015
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> motion.  Votes must be cast in the open on the discuss list.
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> Best regards,
> Bob Vandette
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