FYI: IcedTea 3 JamVM and CACAO build system update.

Andrew Hughes gnu.andrew at
Mon Apr 15 06:38:42 PDT 2013

----- Original Message -----
> I have updated the IcedTea 3 build system to use the new
> OpenJDK 8 configure --with-import-hotspot option for JamVM and CACAO builds.
> This change also pulled in the new JamVM with full JSR 292 invoke dynamic,
> JSR 308 and JEP 171 support.
> ./java -jamvm -version
> openjdk version "1.8.0-fcs"
> OpenJDK Runtime Environment (build 1.8.0-fcs-xranby_2013_03_28_12_21-b00)
> JamVM (build 1.6.0-devel, inline-threaded interpreter with stack-caching)
> Cheers
> Xerxes

Also, when committing, please add a summary line at the top of your commit as
I have absolutely no idea looking at:

what your commit is about without clicking on it.  Ditto from hg log/tip.
Andrew :)

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