RFR: JEP 367: Remove the Pack200 Tools and API
mandy.chung at oracle.com
Thu Dec 5 20:21:55 UTC 2019
On 12/5/19 12:41 AM, Alan Bateman wrote:
> On 05/12/2019 08:16, Henry Jen wrote:
>> Updated webrev reflect comments since last webrev. Vicente had
>> done all the heavy-lifting and hand over to me to finish up.
>> Changes to symbols is reverted, as we expect that only need to be
>> updated in next release by running make/scripts/generate-symbol-data.sh.
>> The jar files are confusing in the webrev, but those files are
>> removed. The whole test/jdk/tools/pack200 is removed.
>>  http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~henryjen/jdk14/8234542/0/webrev/
> The update webrev looks okay to me, except this part of the comment in
> "Now that unpack200 has been removed we should consider setting it for
> windows too. but this could be done as a follow-up effort. It could be
> that other other clients are relying on the current configuration for
> I think it would be best to create an infrastructure/build issue and
> leave most of this confusing comment out.
I also think keeping flags-cflags.m4 as is and file a new build issue as
a follow-up would be better.
Otherwise, this updated webrev looks okay to me.
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