RFR 8241073: Pre-generated Stubs for javax.management, Activation, Naming

Roger Riggs roger.riggs at oracle.com
Mon Mar 16 22:18:32 UTC 2020

Hi Alan,

Removal of rmic itself is assigned to Stuart with a fixVersion of 15:
8225319 <https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8225319> Remove rmic 
from the set of supported tools

I'll see how to test the build-cycle.

Thanks, Roger

On 3/16/20 1:39 PM, Alan Bateman wrote:
> On 16/03/2020 16:02, Roger Riggs wrote:
>> Please review adding pre-generated RMI stub classes to the jdk repo
>> and the removal of make files supporting the specific APIs.
>> It removes a dependency on build time generation invoking RMIC.
>> RMIC was  deprecated in JDK 13 [1].
>> The source files have been edited to remove or suppress compilation 
>> warnings.
>> Webrev:
>> http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~rriggs/webrev-stubs-classes-8241073/
>> Issue:
>>  https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8241073
>> Thanks, Roger
>> p.s. A future change will remove the interim build steps
> Checking-in the generated stubs looks good. I'm sure build-dev can 
> suggest the following removal/cleanup (I have no opinion on whether 
> it's a follow-up on issue or not). I assume you'll test that boot 
> cycle builds work with the changes.
> Are you, or maybe Stuart, planning to follow-up soon with the removal 
> of rmic?
> -Alan

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