RFR: 7113349 JDK8 port to macosx

Henri Gomez henri.gomez at gmail.com
Thu Feb 23 04:51:51 PST 2012

This works on OpenJDK 8 for OSX is such a good news and I'll provide
packages as I do for various JDK7 branches.

Build process will be the same as for JDK7U/U-DEV ?

2012/2/23 Michael McMahon <michael.x.mcmahon at oracle.com>

> Anthony,
> Yes, sorry about that, when checking the webrev before sending it, I
> concentrated on
> the modified files, rather than the new ones. So, any new files in the
> webrev that are
> not clearly macos related need to be treated with some suspicion. I'll
> probably
> be generating a new webrev soon with changes to jprt configuration and the
> langtools
> changes mentioned by Jim, but let me know anything else you notice in the
> meantime.
> Thanks,
> Michael
> On 23/02/12 12:27, Anthony Petrov wrote:
>> Hi Michael,
>> I've noticed your webrev adds files belonging to the legacy MToolkit
>> (e.g. src/solaris/native/sun/awt/**awt_*). These files have been removed
>> explicitly from JDK 8 with a fix for 6996291.
>> I think we should examine the list of hg add'ed files carefully to see if
>> they were really added in 7u-dev or not.
>> --
>> best regards,
>> Anthony
>> On 2/23/2012 1:50 AM, Michael McMahon wrote:
>>> This is the webrev for the Mac OS changes for JDK8. It is pretty much
>>> a straight merge of the current jdk7u-dev changes. It builds and passes
>>> most
>>> JCK and regression tests with only a small number of failures.
>>> http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~**michaelm/7113349/jdk8/webrev.**1/<http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~michaelm/7113349/jdk8/webrev.1/>
>>> There are three separate webrevs at the link above for the three separate
>>> repositories affected (the top-level, corba and jdk). Obviously most of
>>> the changes
>>> are in the jdk webrev. Comments welcome!
>>> Thanks,
>>> Michael.

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