On Monday 01 August 2011 13:49:38 Andrew Haley wrote:
That's not a Java 7 change, it's a new VM bug. The real
cause is that
optimizations used in an older VM are enabled by default. I still think
we'll have to ship 6 and 7 in parallel.
As far as I know there are fixes for these bugs in OpenJDK, though. It's just
that Oracle won't deliver them in their distribution of Java before update 2.