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[ 18-02-2005 ]
Escape the Java Trap! - GNU Classpath Hacker Room
Schedule for talks and discussions on Saturday and Sunday is now up!
Escape the Java Trap!  - GNU Classpath Hacker Room
Fosdem, Saturday/Sunday 26/27 February 2005, Brussels
Saturday 14:00 - 17:00 - "Building Bridges"
Reaching out to other communities.
How can GNU Classpath, GCC/GCJ and Kaffe hackers
learn from and work together with others?
14:00 - 14:50 Jeroen Frijters IKVM.NET -- Motivation and Architecture.
15:00 - 15:50 Leo Simons Apache Gump -- Continuous integration on steroids
16:00 - 16:50 Jeffrey Morgan Liberation through Binding! -- Using java-gnome to build desktop applications.
17:00 - 17:30 Christian Thalinger CACAO
-- From the fastest JIT to a JVM
Sunday 10:00 - 13:00 - "Demo Time!'
Public presentations and overviews of the current state of the
GNU Classpath library , GCC/GCJ(X) compiler and Kaffe runtime.
10:00 - 10:50
Thomas Fitzsimmons Free AWT and Swing
-- The GUI parts of GNU Classpath.
11:00 - 11:50
Tom Tromey GCJX
-- Writing a new GCC front end.
12:00 - 12:50
Dalibor Topic Kaffe
-- Past, Present and Future.
Extra (13h15 - 13h30) GCJ & Native Eclipse
Bryce McKinlay -- Lightning Talk.
GCJ and the Eclipse IDE: desktop application development with Java-gnome.
Sunday 14:00 - 17:00 - "The Future"
Technical Planning Session
This 3 hour session for hackers will consist of:
- A general part explaining what is needed.
- Splitting up in groups to discuss specific topics to
solve the problems and make development plans.
- A short present by each group about the ideas discussed.
Please add ideas and suggestions to the WIKI:
Full schedule and abstracts at http://www.fosdem.org/2005/index/dev_room_classpath/schedule
 From "Free But Shackled - The Java Trap"
[ 18-02-2005 ]
Complete schedule, speakers and abstracts online
Jeroen Frijters - IKVM.NET -- Motivation & Architecture
Thomas Fitzsimmons - Free AWT and Swing -- The GUI parts of GNU Classpath
Tom Tromey - GCJX -- Writing a new GCC front end
Leo Simons - Apache Gump -- Continuous integration on steroids
Jeffrey Morgan - Liberation through Binding! -- Using java-gnome to build desktop applications
Christian Thalinger - CACAO -- From the fastest JIT to a JVM
Dalibor Topic - Kaffe -- Past, Present and Future
And descriptions of the extra Lightning Talk by Bryce McKinlay and "The Future" Technical Planning Session can now be found at: http://www.fosdem.org/2005/index/dev_room_classpath/schedule.
[ 18-02-2005 ]
And please add your name to the participants list!
The Future Technical Session Wiki Open
[ 24-02-2005 ]
Meeting on Friday night, Saturday and Sunday
Friday evening some of us will meet in Cafe de BXL on the Grand Place. We will be there at least from 18:00 till 20:00. Saturday and Sunday you can find us in room AW1.105.
For more information and maps please see http://developer.classpath.org/mediation/Fosdem2005.