Please review changes for JDK-8012975: Remove rhino from jdk8

Tim Bell tim.bell at
Fri May 3 06:23:51 UTC 2013

On 05/ 2/13 01:24 PM, I wrote:
> Hi Sundar:
>> Oracle JDK includes Rhino based javax.script implementation (which 
>> lives mostly in "closed" code). Rhino is being removed from Oracle 
>> JDK builds and there are the changes to the jdk open repository as 
>> well like com.sun.script.javascript package, makefiles etc. Please 
>> review the open jdk changes here:
> This looks good.  Approved.
> Tim

Sundar - we have had some breakage in the build forest recently, so to 
be extra careful I created a forest and then added your changes. I also 
did some blasting away with 'find ... -print | xargs egrep ...' commands 
to look for traces of rhino or javascript.

I think you need to look at removing these files as well:



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