How to host HS14 stable? (Was: RFC: Change name of default HotSpot to 'default')
Erik.Trimble at Sun.COM
Wed May 13 14:58:43 PDT 2009
Mark Reinhold wrote:
>> Date: Wed, 13 May 2009 09:44:22 +0200
>> From: Mark Wielaard <mark at klomp.org>
>> On Wed, 2009-05-06 at 08:09 -0700, Mark Reinhold wrote:
>>> In order to move this forward, I'll go ahead and create the proposed
>>> forests on hg.openjdk.java.net.
>> Thanks, how are they called and are they already populated?
> (I don't know why the tip changeset in each of these repos is labeled
> "6836332: Bump Hotspot 14 build number to 15", which seems odd.)
Because it's a bump in the BUILD number, not the VERSION number. I.e.
Hotspot Express 14 build 15.
java -version should thus report '14.0 b15'
Also, we're not tagging anymore. That's a completely different
>>> In the fullness of time I still think there's value in having a HotSpot
>>> Express Project. Those of us who've been involved in this discussion
>>> will understand what's going on, but it'd be good to have an obvious
>>> place where people new to the topic can find documentation.
>> There was a vote started to create a separate express project, but then
>> aborted because of procedural issues (wrong mailinglist). It is unclear
>> whether or not the project creation is stuck now.
> Not aborted, just delayed. Dalibor is assisting.
> - Mark
The vote is on-going.
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