Its goals are to be complete, reasonably small, fast, and efficient, as well as to provide a well-designed and robust platform for further development and research.
SableVM is licensed under the GNU Lesser General Public License (LGPL). It also makes use of a modified version of GNU Classpath, copyrighted by the Free Software Foundation, and licensed under the GNU General Public License with a linking exception.
The initial development of SableVM was done as part of the Ph.D. research project of Etienne Gagnon. The related Ph.D. thesis is available online (gagnon-phd.ps.gz or gagnon-phd.pdf). Continuing development of the SableVM project involves the Sable Research Group of McGill University and Université du Québec à Montréal, and other generous Free software contributors.
- J-Meg inc.
- Montreal Quebec
- Canada H2L 2B1