[PATCH] Remove support for building Zero with bundled HotSpot
gbenson at redhat.com
Fri May 8 01:27:31 PDT 2009
Andrew John Hughes wrote:
> 2009/5/7 Gary Benson <gbenson at redhat.com>:
> > Once upon a time, IcedTea used the HotSpot supplied in the
> > OpenJDK 6 tarball. This didn't contain the C++ interpreter,
> > so for Zero and Shark a patch was created to upgrade the
> > HotSpot to a (somewhat arbitrary) newer version that did.
> > Nowadays, IcedTea uses an upgraded HotSpot by default, one that
> > contains the C++ interpreter. This patch removes support for
> > building Zero and Shark with the original HotSpot, an option
> > that has not worked for some months.
> > Ok to commit?
> Looks ok to me, but it'd be nice to have a ChangeLog in the mail,
> so we can see more easily which patches are being removed :)
> I'd be tempted to go the whole hog and just drop the remaining
> original patches, but up to you... :)
It's tempting... is anyone using them?
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