Need reviewers and comments: 6989472: Provide simple jdk identification information in the install image

Alan Bateman Alan.Bateman at
Wed Dec 1 01:51:16 PST 2010

Kelly O'Hair wrote:
> On Nov 30, 2010, at 6:13 AM, Mark Wielaard wrote:
>> :
>> If so, then I would leave out the confusing vendor strings from the
>> jdk.release file. Because that isn't what people want to know. And might
>> reintroduce the confusion. The os, arch, version of class library and
>> runtime is what is selected on. Maybe this should be extended with the
>> versions of jaxp, jaxws, corba and langtools that are included.
> Ouch. jaxp? jaxws...  Seems like a bigger hole than I wanted to dig. :^(
Probably best to side step that one as it would likely require changes 
anyway once we move to modules.


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