Switching to HotSpot 14 on OpenJDK6
Joe.Darcy at Sun.COM
Tue Jul 21 13:30:25 PDT 2009
Joseph D. Darcy wrote:
> Andrew John Hughes wrote:
>> We discussed this a while back, but discussions seem to have come to a
>> Using the rebase extension to hg, I've succeeded in producing a
>> version of the OpenJDK6 repository based on the same 0 revision as the
>> hs14 master:
>> This means that pulls from the hs14 master can be used to update this
>> repository, which isn't the case with the current OpenJDK6 repository
>> as they have no common parent. However, unlike hs14, it does include
>> all the history and fixes from OpenJDK6 (some of which don't seem to
>> have made the HS7 repos, such as deleting binary jar files).
>> Does this look ok? If so, can someone with ssh access to
>> hg.openjdk.java.net please replace the current hotspot repository with
>> this one, so we can update it to the current hs14 revision and add any
>> other pending changes?
>> It would be nice to finally let HotSpot development in OpenJDK6 move on!
> Hi Andrew.
> I'll discuss this matter with Kelly when we are both not on vacation.
I've discussed the rebasing with Mark R. and we've agreed to go forward
with it. Mark has offered to do the actual replacing of the repository
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