DaCapo jython fails with what appears to be a python error. Given that this benchmark runs successfully on at least 6 other Java vms, this would appear to be a problem in drlvm or the harmony classlib. Easily reproduced with the current release of DaCapo at http://www.dacapobench.org/
$DRLVM_HOME/jre/bin/java -jar dacapo-20061109.jar -s small -n 2 jython
sys-package-mgr: processing new jar, '/home/robing/tmp/dacapo-nightly-20061109/dacapo-20061109.jar'
sys-package-mgr: processing new jar,
sys-package-mgr: processing new jar, '/home/robing/tmp/dacapo-nightly-20061109/harmony/harmony/working_vm/build/lnx_ia32_gcc_release/deploy/jre/lib/ext/signed.bcprov.jar'
error importing site
Traceback (innermost last):
File "/home/robing/tmp/dacapo-nightly-20061109/./scratch/jython/Lib/site.py", line 66, in ?
AttributeError: java package 'sys' has no attribute 'modules'