RFR [9] 8150976: JarFile and MRJAR tests should use the JDK specific Version API

Mandy Chung mandy.chung at oracle.com
Wed Mar 2 16:11:56 UTC 2016

> On Mar 1, 2016, at 8:38 AM, Chris Hegarty <chris.hegarty at oracle.com> wrote:
> Currently JarFile and MRJAR tests use sun.misc.Version to retrieve the major
> runtime version. They should be updated to use the new JDK specific Version
> API. 
> Note: There is an issue, 8144062 [1], to revisit the JDK specific Version API to
> determine if it should be moved, or even standardized. The changes being
> proposed here may need to be updated, in a trivial way, in the future, but this
> issue is intending to break the dependency on sun.misc.Version so that
> 8150162 [2] can make progress. Additionally, the future refactoring will most
> likely be trivial. 
> http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~chegar/8150976/
> https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8150976



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