Mac OS X port - update
kumar.x.srinivasan at oracle.COM
Fri Feb 3 07:40:09 PST 2012
On 2/3/2012 7:36 AM, Alan Bateman wrote:
> On 03/02/2012 15:28, Kumar Srinivasan wrote:
>> On 2/3/2012 3:23 AM, Alan Bateman wrote:
>>> On 03/02/2012 02:10, David Holmes wrote:
>>>> I am concerned. There was some discussion when various changes went
>>>> into 7u-osx regarding the suitability of the changes for inclusion
>>>> in the mainline repositories ie 7u-dev. It was my understanding
>>>> that there would be a more extensive review and, if necessary,
>>>> clean up process, before those changes were merged into the
>>>> mainline 7u-dev. I have only seen that happen for a couple of
>>>> specific issues.
>>> You're right, there were several concerns about some areas of the
>>> code when jdk7u-osx was setup. One was the launcher and that has
>>> since been sorted out by Kumar, another was the jnilib support,
>>> which has
>> Right! I am planning on forward porting these changes to jdk8,
>> shortly. :-)
> I think Michael plans to get everything into jdk8 soon so I would
> suggest sync'ing up with him before bringing over individual areas.
That sounds good, thanks! and I was not aware of this.
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