Tim Ellison

Building Consensus on JSR 376: Java Platform Module System

Following the Java Community Process (JCP) Executive Committee (EC) members' ballot on JSR 376 : Java Platform Module System, IBM called for a focused effort to address the outstanding technical issues. We suggested holding meetings of the existing Expert Group to keep the platform delivery on track. The JCP rules allow...  Continue reading Building Consensus on JSR 376: Java Platform Module System

IBM’s “No” vote on JSR 376: Java Platform Module System

In the comment accompanying our vote on JSR 376 we expressed a desire to see ongoing discussion, and that the Expert Group should reach closer consensus that the specification is ready to proceed to Proposed Final Draft status. The result of the Executive Committee ballot supports that position. Java is stronger by having a...  Continue reading IBM’s “No” vote on JSR 376: Java Platform Module System