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

A. Sundararajan sundararajan.athijegannathan at
Fri May 10 12:47:33 UTC 2013

Okay, thanks. com.sun.script.util is not supported API (no CCC done for 
it in the past). I'll remove it as suggested and run "make profiles" to 


On Friday 10 May 2013 04:09 PM, Alan Bateman wrote:
> On 10/05/2013 11:23, A. Sundararajan wrote:
>> com/sun/script/util is generic utility package for script engine 
>> implementations. Only com/sun/script/javascript package is being 
>> removed. Since we include javax/script for profile 3, should we also 
>> include com/sun/script/util ?
> Is com.sun.script.util meant to be a supported/documented API? Do you 
> know if anything outside of the JDK is using it? Is Nashorn using it? 
> The only usage I see is in com.sun.script.javascript so this is why I 
> assumed that com.sun.script.** would go away.
> As you know, we moved javax.script to compact1. It doesn't require 
> com.sun.script.util of course but if this is used by 3rd party 
> scripting engines then it may have to be added to compact1 builds to 
> get them working.
>> On refs.allowed, I'll remove it. How should I check this?
> "make profiles" on Linux should be fine. As part of the profiles build 
> it will run a dependency analyzer that checks for references to types 
> that do not exist (this is catch configuration issues).
> -Alan

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