Multi-Release JAR runtime support
paul.sandoz at oracle.com
Tue Apr 19 12:11:01 UTC 2016
> On 19 Apr 2016, at 09:46, Alan Bateman <Alan.Bateman at oracle.com> wrote:
> On 19/04/2016 02:49, Hervé BOUTEMY wrote:
>> But the unexpected part is that JRE 9, either classical or jigsaw, don't take
>> advantage of the MR JAR: is this really expected, or did I do something wrong?
> Hervé - can you dump the manifest? It's not clear from your mail that it has the Multi-Release attribute.
Plus what build of JDK 9 are you using?
JDK 9 EA 114 has Mr.Jar integrated.
There are no current plans to back port the runtime parts to a Java 8 update release.
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