RFR  8153737: Unsupported Module
Alan.Bateman at oracle.com
Thu Apr 7 18:57:24 UTC 2016
On 07/04/2016 18:14, Chris Hegarty wrote:
> Enough technical debt has been paid down that we can now create the new
> JDK-specific module as proposed by JEP 260 , named jdk.unsupported.
> This module will initially contain, and export, the sun.misc package,
> and will eventually export the sun.reflect package too ( once it has
> been sanitized ). The jdk.unsupported module will be present in full JRE
> and JDK images.
It's great to get to this milestone.
I looked over the webrev and I don't see any issues. I'm surprised by
the number of tests that had @modules java.base/sun.misc even though
they aren't using anything in sun.misc.
I see Phil has pushed JDK-8147544 to jdk9/client rather than jdk9/dev so
it means that the module-info.java for java.desktop will need to be
fixed up when it gets to jdk9/dev.
I think we should bump the priority of all the issues that cause you to
add `requires jdk.unsupported`we should at least get all of them
resolved by FC as we shouldn't have any standard modules with this
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