Looking ahead: proposed Hg forest consolidation for JDK 10 -- prototype repo now on hg.openjdk.java.net
joe.darcy at oracle.com
Fri Oct 14 22:40:22 UTC 2016
On 10/10/2016 7:11 PM, joe darcy wrote:
> Looking ahead to JDK 10, a group of JDK engineers have been exploring
> consolidating the large number of Hg repositories in an open JDK
> forest to a single one with the goal of using the consolidated
> arrangement for JDK 10.
> This message is being sent to jdk9-dev since a jdk10-dev alias to
> discuss JDK 10 doesn't exist yet.
> A JEP describing the project has been submitted :
> JDK-8167368: Consolidate JDK 10 OpenJDK repositories to a single
> The text of the JEP describes the motivation and current state of the
> work in more detail, including proposed changes to the file layout.
> Publication of the prototype consolidated repository is planned, but
> not done yet.
The prototype is now available from
As implied by the tags, at present the prototype should be functionally
equivalent to jdk-9+138.
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