Where's native Eclipse?

Kevin Kofler kevin.kofler at chello.at
Thu Jan 29 20:07:02 UTC 2009

Noel wrote:
> I heard that back in FC4, Red Hat compiled the
> Java-based Eclipse into native machine code,
> making it quicker to start and run.
> What happened to that? I can't find it in F10...

Unfortunately, OpenJDK's JIT is actually faster than GCJ's native code. :-(
So the efforts are being focused on that.

        Kevin Kofler

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