RFR[9](XS): 8037298: Export HotSpots 'optimized' (i.e. not-product) configuration in the top-level configure/makefile

Vladimir Kozlov vladimir.kozlov at oracle.com
Thu Mar 13 17:17:27 UTC 2014

Looks good to me.


On 3/13/14 8:04 AM, Volker Simonis wrote:
> Hi,
> could somebody please review this small change which exports HotSpots
> 'optimized' (i.e. not-product) configuration in the top-level
> configure/makefile:
> http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~simonis/webrevs/8037298/
> https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8037298
> The HotSpot offers a so called 'optimized' configuration which is
> actually the same as a product build, but without setting '-DPRODUCT'.
> That means that an 'optimized' HotSpot VM offers additional command
> line options and functionality which is not present in an actual
> product build.
> While the 'product' configuration is exported in the top-level
> configure/make system as "--with-debug-level=release" the , this was
> not the case for the 'optimized' configuration.
> I think I need a sponsor for this change because it requires the
> regeneration of common/autoconf/generated-configure.sh as well as of
> the closed generated configure files.
> Thank you and best regards,
> Volker

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