[8u112] Request for approval for JDK-8074312 - Allow hotspot builds on 4.x Linux kernels.

David Holmes david.holmes at oracle.com
Thu Jul 21 05:23:57 UTC 2016

On 21/07/2016 12:20 AM, Rob McKenna wrote:
> This appears to be fixed in 8 already, am I missing something?
> http://hg.openjdk.java.net/jdk8u/jdk8u/hotspot/rev/908b2d7253fc

Well that's embarrassing. :) I never actually checked, I just assumed as 
Jeremy had run into the problem that it existed. But on closer 
inspection I think he was building the original JDK 8 sources, not 8u.

Thanks Rob.


> 	-Rob
> On 20/07/16 01:14, Jeremy Whiting wrote:
>> Hi,
>>  I would like to request approval for backporting JDK-8074312. To allow
>> 4.x Linux kernels to build hotspot.
>>  I think this is the correct change set created to patch JDK9.
>> http://hg.openjdk.java.net/jdk9/jdk9/hotspot/rev/471b684ff43e
>> Regards,
>> Jeremy Whiting

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