jdk9/dev requires a jdk8 build as boot JDK

roger riggs roger.riggs at oracle.com
Thu Dec 19 06:41:37 PST 2013

I ran into that too; should configure be modified?

On 12/19/2013 6:55 AM, Alan Bateman wrote:
> Just a heads-up that there are changes in jdk9/dev that require that 
> it be built with a recent JDK 8 build as the boot JDK (configure 
> --with-boot-jdk <jdk8>).
> -Alan.

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