CFV: New JDK Committer: Yi Yang

Andrew Dinn adinn at
Thu May 20 11:15:03 UTC 2021

Vote: yes

On 19/05/2021 10:51, Tobias Hartmann wrote:
> I hereby nominate Yi Yang (yyang) to JDK Committer.
> Description by himself:
> "I'm working at Alibaba JVM Team for a year, mainly focus on runtime and tool. In runtime, my work
> includes making java start up faster and occupies less memory for serverless applications. In tool,
> we are trying to deploy JFR and EclipseJIFA in a cloud environment and help users diagnose their
> problems. Besides, I'm also very interested in jit compilers, that is what really attracts me among
> HotSpot VM. In my spare time, I wrote a JVMCI based C1-like JIT compiler, though, incomplete."
> Yang has contributed 24 patches to JDK [3] and 10 to Valhalla [4], many of which are non-trivial.
> Votes are due by Wednesday, 2 June 2021 at 10:00 UTC.
> Only current JDK Committers [1] are eligible to vote on this nomination. Votes must be cast in the
> open by replying to this mailing list.
> For Lazy Consensus voting instructions, see [2].
> Best regards,
> Tobias
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