RFR: JDK-8030793: Update jprt.properties to release jdk9
coleen.phillimore at oracle.com
Mon Dec 30 14:45:10 PST 2013
I just reread your mail. I think it would be good to try to clean up
the separate configuration options. People are pushing to jdk9 hs-rt
already, so I assume this isn't a rush?
On 12/19/2013 7:30 AM, Erik Joelsson wrote:
> Please review these changes to make/jprt.poperties and
> hotspot/make/jprt.properties. I've just added a jdk9 configuration to
> JPRT and this change is needed for JDK 9 to start using it. This will
> solve the issue of requiring a jdk8 boot when building in JPRT.
> In the hotspot version of the file, there is a lot of separate
> configuration for jdk7 and jdk8. I didn't dare touch this now and
> opted to just add the jdk9 version of these variables. I would guess
> that this won't be necessary however since hotspot won't be delivered
> to multiple jdk releases anymore?
> Webrev: http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~erikj/8030793/webrev.01/
> Bug: https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8030793
> I'm still unclear on where the hotspot change needs to go and if I
> need a separate bug for it? My interpretation is that the root repo
> change should go to jdk9/dev and the hotspot change to jdk9/hs-rt and
> that since these changes are using separate routes, a separate bug
> should be used. I also assume that as a jdk9 reviewer, I will be able
> to push this myself (after review) to the hotspot repo.
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