[JFR] Port Status

Andrew John Hughes gnu.andrew at redhat.com
Thu Aug 8 18:56:18 UTC 2019

On 08/08/2019 11:19, Mario Torre wrote:
> Hi all,
> I just updated the staging repository with the latest code from the
> jdk8u repository. I also added a new label on Jira:
> jfr-jdk8u-backport
> This can be used to track down all the patches we are backporting in
> the staging repository and later on into mainline 8u.
> This should make it easier to track things around.
> I think one label is enough, if we want to mark a distinction on
> patches we "want" to backport as opposed to the one we "did" backport
> we can add another label, i.e. jfr-jdk8u-backport-staging, but I don't
> see much reason to do this, any suggestions?
> Cheers,
> Mario

One thing to consider is JDK-8202353:


When I backported this, I had to drop JFR code changes. Compare:




The bug:


would be ideal to use to backport the remaining changes. The original
changeset used both bug IDs, but the 8u one only used 8202353.

Andrew :)

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