<html><head><meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html charset=utf-8"></head><body style="word-wrap: break-word; -webkit-nbsp-mode: space; -webkit-line-break: after-white-space;" class="">I’m not sure about this.  One reason to have the monolithic jvmci.jar is to not have to build the JVMCI on command line when you make a change in your IDE:<div class=""><br class=""></div><div class=""><div style="margin: 0px; font-size: 10px; line-height: normal; font-family: Monaco;" class="">cthaling@macbook:~/ws/jdk9/hs-comp/hotspot$ mx -v vm -version</div><div style="margin: 0px; font-size: 10px; line-height: normal; font-family: Monaco;" class="">/Users/cthaling/ws/jdk9/hs-comp/build/macosx-x86_64-normal-server-release/jdk/bin/java -server -XX:+UnlockExperimentalVMOptions -XX:+EnableJVMCI -d64 -Xbootclasspath/p:/Users/cthaling/ws/jdk9/hs-comp/build/mx/hotspot/dists/jvmci.jar -version</div><div style="margin: 0px; font-size: 10px; line-height: normal; font-family: Monaco;" class="">java version "9-internal"</div><div style="margin: 0px; font-size: 10px; line-height: normal; font-family: Monaco;" class="">Java(TM) SE Runtime Environment (build 9-internal+0-2016-01-11-180948.cthaling.hs-comp)</div><div style="margin: 0px; font-size: 10px; line-height: normal; font-family: Monaco;" class="">Java HotSpot(TM) 64-Bit Server VM (build 9-internal+0-2016-01-11-180948.cthaling.hs-comp, mixed mode)</div><div class=""><br class=""></div><div class=""><div><blockquote type="cite" class=""><div class="">On Jan 11, 2016, at 4:05 AM, Doug Simon <<a href="mailto:doug.simon@oracle.com" class="">doug.simon@oracle.com</a>> wrote:</div><br class="Apple-interchange-newline"><div class=""><div class="">Please this small change to remove generation of a jvmci.jar by the mx JVMCI build system.<br class=""><br class=""><a href="https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8146788" class="">https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8146788</a><br class="">http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~dnsimon/8146788/<br class=""><br class="">-Doug</div></div></blockquote></div><br class=""></div></div></body></html>