Release Notes: Support for security policy files has been added. Fixes for crypto, JSSE, Posix-threads, and sound support have been made. More code has been merged with GNU Classpath. New documentation on porting kaffe has been included. Various cleanups and refactorings have been performed.
Release Notes: More code has been merged from GNU Classpath: java.beans, java.util.Date, java.util.jar, java.net, java.io, and javax.swing.EventListenerList. Further NIO and JVMPI support has been implemented. A bug in java.security.SecureRandom which may have security implications has been fixed. In the VM core, there have been various JIT and interpreter fixes for multiple platforms, as well as build fixes for powerpc64 and improvements to IPv6 support. Kaffe's Java compiler (KJC) has seen some bugfixes as well. Finally, there have been lots of minor bugfixes, and small code cleanups.
Release Notes: Much of the new bytecode verifier has been added (but not all of it). Some JNI 1.2/1.4 features have been added, as well as the beginnings of JVMPI support. Many configuration/compilation fixes have been made, including: NetBSD, OpenBSD, Linux 2.0, Linux/S390, AmigaOS, OpenBSD/SPARC, and Cygwin. Many class library bugs have been fixed for this release.