Tag Archives: jdk8

Spring 4.0 released

Spring 4.0 has been released and is now available on GitHub. Version 4.0 is the latest major release of the Spring Framework and the first to fully support Java 8 features. You can still use Spring with older versions of … Continue reading

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There’s not a moment to lose? Jigsaw postponed… forever?

Mark Reinhold shared some thoughts regarding release time and release cycles, not only for Jigsaw specifically but somehow for Java in general as well: Jigsaw is currently slated for Java 8. The proposed development schedule for Java 8 expects work on major … Continue reading

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Project Jigsaw – jdk8? – big picture?!?

Mark Reinhold (Chief Architect of the Java Platform Group at Oracle) just published a “document” titled “Project Jigsaw: The Big Picture — DRAFT 1“, his words: This document is an overview of the current state of Project Jigsaw, an exploratory … Continue reading

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JDK 7 and Plan B

The final release of JDK 7 is rescheduled again. Actually it was planned for end of 2010. In Re-thinking JDK 7 project lead Mark Reinhold writes that the release of JDK 7 with all announced features can’t be finished until … Continue reading

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