Time to rebase on top of JDK 9 repository?

Timo Kinnunen timo.kinnunen at gmail.com
Tue Sep 29 13:35:33 UTC 2015


I’m not sure what exactly would be sufficient, but biggest problems are with reorganized C/C++ files in jdk9/hotspot and jdk9/jdk repositories. I also have small changes to autoconf templates in the root jdk9 repository. They are easy enough to add if the build is otherwise functional.

I could try with only the build changes included to see how far it goes.




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From: Maurizio Cimadamore
Sent: Tuesday, September 29, 2015 15:10
To: timo.kinnunen at gmail.com;valhalla-dev at openjdk.java.net
Subject: Re: Time to rebase on top of JDK 9 repository?




On 29/09/15 13:58, timo.kinnunen at gmail.com wrote:
> Hi,
>
> I’ve been looking into compiling Valhalla with Visual Studio 2015 to try it out but I have hit a snag. See, I have made the needed changes and have a working build but I made the changes on top of the jdk9/jdk9 repository. I tried bringing the changes over to the valhalla/valhalla repository but the valhalla repository seems to be several months behind the JDK 9 repositories. There’s quite a lot of changes missing. Is it time to merge in the latest JDK 9 changes?
>
> I’m not an expert on mercurial nor familiar with the valhalla implementation details so I’m otherwise pretty much stuck.
Yep - I agree it's time to merge - it's on my radar; as a short-term 
measure, is there any specific changeset you need pushed in order to get 
up and running with VS2015?

Maurizio
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