RFR(S): 8211350: Remove jprt support

David Holmes david.holmes at oracle.com
Tue Oct 2 09:52:45 UTC 2018

On 2/10/2018 6:34 PM, Alan Bateman wrote:
> On 02/10/2018 08:21, Mikael Vidstedt wrote:
>> Please review this change which removes support for, and references 
>> to, the (Oracle internal) JPRT system.
>> bug: https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8211350
>> webrev: 
>> http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~mikael/webrevs/8211350/webrev.00/open/webrev/
> Does the change to Helper.java and tests that use it break testing of 
> exploded builds? I don't know why it has the comment "JPRT not yet 
> ready" but whether $JAVA_HOME/jmods exists or not isn't connected to 
> JPRT or any build or test system.

Yes it will break as now an exception will be thrown instead of just 
cleanly exiting with an error message. I think the Helper changes can be 
left as-is, just update the comment.


> -Alan

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