Code Review 7104209: Cleanup and remove librmi (native library)

Chris Hegarty chris.hegarty at
Mon Oct 24 14:20:47 UTC 2011

It appears that the only function of librmi is to export the VM function 
JVM_LatestUserDefinedLoader. It seems really silly to have a whole 
native library to perform such a trivial operation. 
JVM_LatestUserDefinedLoader is also used in

It would make more sense to put an entry point in sun.misc.VM, and have 
rmi, ois invoke it. This would completely eliminate the need for librmi.


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