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Thomas E. (Guest)
on 2009-06-04 01:27
(Received via mailing list)
The JRuby community is pleased to announce the release of JRuby 1.3.0


The fixes in this release are primarily obvious compatibility problems
performance enhancements.  Our goal is to put out point releases more
frequently for the next several months (about 3-4 weeks a release).  We
a more rapid release cycle to better address issues brought up by users

- Fixes so that JRuby runs in restricted environments better like GAE/J
- Accessing primitive Java arrays are about 10x faster
- timeout.rb is now ~40% faster
- Method cache performance improvements
- irb works in --1.9 mode now
  - Additional Miscellaneous 1.9 fixes
- rubygems 1.3.3, rake 0.8.7, and rspec 1.2.6 upgrades
- 66 bugs fixed since 1.2.0

JRUBY-3729        JRuby's internal change killed JSR 223 JRuby engine's
global variable sharing
JRUBY-3726     Cannot access named capture in match data
JRUBY-3723     1.3RC3 regression - Gem activate error
JRUBY-3714     ActiveMessaging poller stops silently with JRuby 1.3.0RC1
and RC2. Works with JRuby 1.2.0
JRUBY-3601     Need updated release of JFFI for 1.3 release
JRUBY-3719     FFI :buffer_out params incorrectly handled as pinned
arrays by jffiJRUBY-3626        Thread Safety issue with JRuby 1.3 RC1 -
JRuby abnormally exit
JRUBY-3625     Multi-threading issue with RegExp
JRUBY-1441     ENV should not be case-sensitive on Windows
JRUBY-3617     Java array support unit tests on are failing on AIX with
JRuby 1.3-dev
JRUBY-3663     Can't build JRuby on last OpenJDK builds (58+) because of
uncorrect Invokdynamic support
JRUBY-3638     Multi-Threading issues with JRuby 1.3RC1 and soap4r
JRUBY-3678     problem with super called from method defined with
JRUBY-3686     io.fcntl can also accept one-arg version
JRUBY-3509     uninitialized constant when using ResourceController
plugin with Rails 2.2.2
JRUBY-3699     Failure in ruby1.8/uri/test_common
JRUBY-3594     JRuby's instance_exec only accepts up to 3 arguments
JRUBY-3677     Array#pack problem
JRUBY-3633     JRuby 1.3 Fails to Execute Embedded Ruby code in Java
JRUBY-3634 or with a url to a file resource
fails with StringIndexOutOfBounds exception
JRUBY-3621     relative_path_from returns errors for "C:/" and "C:\\"
JRUBY-3536     JRUBY-1441
jruby-complete gem install fails: private method `split' called for
JRUBY-3647     Severe performance degradation from
JRUBY-3659     Running ant spec-short without the proper Git
abbreviations does not break
JRUBY-3661     Incorrect super call site caching with multiple included
JRUBY-3395     RubySpec: ConditionVariable#wait should return self
JRUBY-3658     RubySpec: Range#initialize visibility and arity failures
JRUBY-3396     RubySpec: Queue#num_waiting reports the number of threads
waiting on the Queue
JRUBY-3357     Marshal load and dump rubyspec failures
JRUBY-3644     After sucessfully launching a remotely-debugged
application (using -S rdebug --stop) trying to run it crashes
JRUBY-3649     IllegalArgumentException with --debug and syslog
JRUBY-3671     RubySpec: Time.times is an obsolete method
JRUBY-3388     RubySpec: opens the file when passed mode, num
and permissions
JRUBY-3343     Modify require logic to block when two threads require
the same file at the same time
JRUBY-3585     Syslog has broken on OS X
JRUBY-2518     Dir["some glob"] doesn't work for files inside a jar
JRUBY-3496     MRI tests: test_hash shows bug in delete_if block
JRUBY-3578     ByteList.endsWith fails on empty bytelist
JRUBY-3586     StringIO should support to_inputstream, to_outputstream,
and to_channel just like IO does
JRUBY-3588     Allow rescuing Java Throwables.
JRUBY-1800     Ruby 1.9 Fiber support should leverage the same thread
pool as pooled JRuby threading
JRUBY-3345     Exception backtraces at toplevel appear to be broken
JRUBY-3483     Redirecting $stdout to an object blows up the stack
JRUBY-2900     Add -vm command line argument to pass classpath, etc.
JRUBY-3573     Memory leak when -Djruby.thread.pool.enabled=true
JRUBY-3680     closed stream error when using druby to copy a file
JRUBY-3472     RubySpec: failures in after_each for core/file
JRUBY-3579     Prawn gem nil:NilClass error that doesn't occur in MRI
JRUBY-3498     New failure in MRI's test_time
JRUBY-3679     java.nio.BufferOverflowException on every Kernel.puts
JRUBY-3670     RubySpec: A Symbol literal does not contain null in the
JRUBY-3683     JRUBY-3670 fix introduces a symbol regression
JRUBY-3596     gems in a jar are not found if the current directory
contains a space
JRUBY-3393     RubySpec: CSV::Reader.parse calls block once for one row
of input
JRUBY-3698 does ont handle %R specifier in
JRUBY-3652     IO.popen drops first space between command and first
JRUBY-3632        Jruby deployment missing batch files
JRUBY-3620     JRuby shebang parsing is too simplistic
JRUBY-3572     Support for anonymous callback inside function definition
JRUBY-3650     Please consider allowing jruby -c to take multiple files
as arguments
JRUBY-3660     Dir.pwd correctly displays dirs with unicode characters
in them
JRUBY-2235     Minor regression: Kernel.system('non-existing-file')
produces some output but shouldn't
JRUBY-3615     Fiber.yield crahes if called without arguments
JRUBY-3640     Minor optimizations with Map.entrySet
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