Kieran France

  http://blog.idrsolutions.com/author/kieranf/ Kieran France is a programmer for IDRSolutions in charge of there internal test suite. In his spare time he enjoys tinkering with gadgets and code.

 



80 Stories by Kieran France

Improved Garbage Collection in Java 13

The JVM has several Garbage Collectors available that you are able to specify, each with its own advantages. In Java 11 the Z Garbage...
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How Java 12 has made microbenchmarking easier

This month we are focusing on Java 12 new features you should know about. In other articles, we looked at improvements to Garbage Collection, Java...
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OpenJDK projects you should know about – Loom

This month we are focusing our articles on various OpenJDK projects that are currently in development. So far we have already covered Projects Valhalla, Panama,...
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Workaround for JRE crash when rendering round capped dash strokes

Since Java 6 there has been a problem with rendering using a dashed stroke with round caps. Under given circumstances attempts to render a...
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Tips for transitioning from Hudson to Jenkins

Transitioning from Hudson to Jenkins is actually quite simple once you get into it. Whilst we were making our transitions we found some issues...
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