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This revision made July 21, 2013 12:23, by Martijn Verburg

Introduction

As of Java 7, OpenJDK is the Reference Implementation (RI) for Java. In essence, the OpenJDK is the Java we use every day! With legal and technical barriers become smaller every day, it is now more possible than ever to get involved in the language and VM that we all love.

Also, see Goals and Benefits

Who's Adopting OpenJDK?

Many individuals, JUGs and organisations, see Who Is Adopting OpenJDK

Getting Started

There are many levels, projects and smaller programmes within Adopt OpenJDK that you can join

Sign Up

You can participate in the program via:

  1. Google group: Adopt OpenJDK Google Group
  2. Mailing the Adopt OpenJDK group directly
  3. IRC: #adoptopenjdk channel on irc.freenode.net
  4. Twitter: @adoptopenjdk (follow the #adoptopenjdk hash tag on twitter)
  5. (News)paper: http://paper.li/adoptopenjdk/1370465075 (subscribe)
  6. Google+ Community Google+ Community
  7. GitHub Projects AdoptOpenJDK Github
  8. BitBucket Projects AdoptOpenJDK Bitbucket

See Adopt OpenJDK Etiquette for our community rules

Initial Steps

See Initial Steps

Leading an Adopt OpenJDK effort

See Leading an Adopt OpenJDK effort

What do we work on for OpenJDK?

We have several exciting projects on the go including:

There are Plenty of other projects, see What to work on for OpenJDK

Talks and Presentations

See Talks and Presentations

Projects and Code

Email the Adopt OpenJDK group to signup to a project and/or an event.

See our BitBucket and GitHub projects.

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See [[Initial Steps]] == Leading an Adopt OpenJDK effort == See [[Leading an Adopt OpenJDK effort]] == What do we work on for OpenJDK? == S__TOC__ =Introduction= As of Java 7, OpenJDK is the Reference Implementation (RI) for Java. In essence, the OpenJDK is the Java we use every day! With legal and technical barriers become smaller every day, it is now more possible than ever to get involved in the language and VM that we all love. ... See [[Leading an Adopt OpenJDK effort]] = What do we work on for OpenJDK? =We have several exciting projects on the go including: * [[WhatToWorkOnForOpenJDK#Build_OpenJDK|Building OpenJDK]] - Build Java itself! * [[Test Fests]] - Write tests and improve the quality of Java! * [[TestingJava8]] - Help get 100's of projects get ready for Java 8! * [[WhatToWorkOnForOpenJDK#Betterrev|Betterev]] - Improve the patch submission, build and test of Java * [[WhatToWorkOnForOpenJDK#Javacountdown|Javacountdown]] - Ensure the world is using the safest Java! There are '''Plenty''' of other projects, see [[What to work on for OpenJDK]] = Talks and Presentations =
 
 
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