RFR: 8177845: Need a mechanism to load Graal
doug.simon at oracle.com
Wed Apr 19 14:16:44 UTC 2017
> On 19 Apr 2017, at 16:04, Alan Bateman <Alan.Bateman at oracle.com> wrote:
> On 18/04/2017 23:13, Doug Simon wrote:
> I'm happy to see jdk.internal.vm.compiler changing to be an upgradable module and the patching foo going away.
Yes, I'm delighted to see the command line required for using upstream Graal shrinking!
> If I read the changes correctly then I can extend JVMCIServiceLocator and the construction of my sub-class will open up all packages in jdk.internal.vm.ci to me. It is there any to tie this to -XX:+EnableJVMCI?
We could but I'm not sure what it would buy you. The service lookup only originates from the JVMCI runtime and the initialization of JVMCI already checks EnableJVMCI
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