Here is the original thread:
So, shall we or shall we not?
* Andrew Haley wrote:
Andrew Overholt wrote:
> Back when we wrote the initial Java packaging guidelines, we said that
> packagers *should* include GCJ AOT bits. Should we remove this
> requirement for Fedora 11 and beyond?
This is a bit premature. We still don't have the OpenJDK JIT for PPC and
ARM arches. We're working hard on it but it's not ready yet for prime-time.
Without the JIT, OpenJDK is crushingly slow on these arches.
Any progress on these parts?