Pleasant surprise

Yesterday I wanted to report a bug on the EventQueue class in OpenJDK which causes a deadlock in some scenarios, only to find that it already has been fixed in OpenJDK7.

Now I only wish that I could report and fix bugs regarding the JDK’s browser plugin. I wonder if Oracle will eventually make true the promise of open sourcing webstart and plugin too?

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About Roman Kennke
JVM Hacker, Principal Software Engineer at Red Hat's OpenJDK team, Shenandoah GC project lead, Java Champion

One Response to Pleasant surprise

  1. Herve Girod says:

    One of the many benefits of Open Sourcing a project 😉

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