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Jikes RVM 2.4.2 available

Jikes RVM version 2.4.2 is now available for download from sourceforge.net at
http://prdownloads.sourceforge.net/jikesrvm/jikesrvm-2.4.2.tar.gz?download

*Jikes RVM 2.4.2 Release Notes (released on November 21, 2005)
Highlights
The recommended version of GNU classpath for Jikes RVM 2.4.2 is 0.19.
Classpath 0.18 is expected to still work, Classpath 0.15 and 0.17 may
still work, but have not been tested.

** RunSanityTest support for DaCapo benchmark suite. DaCapo is now included
in the nightly Jikes RVM regression tests. We continue to solicit
contributions of more RunSanityTest harnesses for additional benchmarks.

** Numerous bug fixes in the opt compiler to better maintain IR invariants
during. Contributed by Ian Rogers.

**Bug Fixes
defect 1293619: Null Pointer Exception in VM_TypeReference
Minor fixes for OS X builds.

Posted by Dave Grove 2005-11-21