it has been silent about JOP in this group for a while. However,
development is still very active. I've now decided to put the project
under GPL v3.
For those who don't know the project: JOP is an implementation of the
Java virtual machine in hardware - that means a Java processor. It's
not the only Java processor in the world, but now the first one under
If you want to browse the project: the sources are at opencores ,
there are two web sites [2, 3], and a handbook  available.