Graal v20.1.0 Release Notes

Release Date: 2020-05-15 // 3 months ago

Previous changes from v19.3.0

  • 🐎 GraalVM is a high-performance, embeddable, polyglot Virtual Machine for running applications written in JavaScript, Python, Ruby, R, JVM-based languages like Java, Scala, Kotlin, and LLVM-based languages such as C and C++.

    ➕ Additionally, GraalVM allows efficient interoperability between programming languages and compiling Java applications ahead-of-time into native executables for faster startup time and lower memory overhead.

    This download includes:

    • JVM
    • JavaScript Engine & Node.js Runtime
    • LLVM Engine
    • Developer Tools

    🔌 The Native Image, Ruby, R and Python plugins are optionally available using the GraalVM gu utility.
    🚀 The complete release notes can be found on the website.

    🚀 Artifacts that were built by the GraalVM community can be found here.

    🚀 This is a major release.