JDK 7 build 24 is available at the openjdk.java.net website

Kelly O'Hair Kelly.Ohair at Sun.COM
Wed Dec 12 23:44:10 UTC 2007

Very nice... I haven't tried it yet, but that's very much what I was thinking.

I'll have to defer the crypto question to the security guys... hopefully they
are listing to the build-dev alias which I CC'd.

Thanks for sharing this.


Arnd-Hendrik Mathias wrote:
> Hey Kelly,
> many thanks for the download links you've given below. In case someone 
> may be going to create a short wiki page about the hg-less download and 
> extraction process, I've attached a Makefile which might be helpful for 
> those trying to build from scratch. I've omitted the "building the 
> prerequisites" stuff (download, build and install Ant, JUnit, bootstrap 
> JDK7 binaries and the binary plugins) because the Makefile shall depict 
> the files needed to be downloaded, extracted and restructured/renamed to 
> set up a working source tree. Most users won't re-install the 
> AntJUnitBootstrapJDK7BinaryPlugs boiling each time they build a new 
> OpenJDK snapshot anyway.
> I recognized one other thing that prevents me from building completely: 
> The "build" target of the /jdk7-jdk7-b24/jdk/make/javax/crypto/Makefile 
> is empty which means that all directories/classes to be included in the 
> /tmp/sun/javax.crypto/unsigned/jce.jar are removed by the prebuild 
> target but not rebuilt subsequently.
> Is there a special trick, how to build the 
> tmp/sun/javax.crypto/classes/javax/crypto, 
> tmp/sun/javax.crypto/classes/sun/security/internal/interfaces and 
> tmp/sun/javax.crypto/classes/sun/security/internal/spec?
> Best regards
> Arnd-Hendrik
> Kelly O'Hair wrote:
>> I had hoped that Mercurial would have provided some of this source 
>> bundling
>> for free, but since we went with a forest, it's not ideal. It's only
>> done on a per-repository basis.
>> If you go to:
>>   http://hg.openjdk.java.net/jdk7/jdk7
>> At the top of the page are some 'zip' 'bz2' 'gz' links. These get you
>> bundles, for example the default 'zip' link gets you the latest 
>> changeset or
>> 'tip' for this repository:
>>    http://hg.openjdk.java.net/jdk7/jdk7/archive/tip.zip
>> You can get bundles for any changeset number or even a tag, like 
>> jdk7-b24:
>>    http://hg.openjdk.java.net/jdk7/jdk7/archive/jdk7-b24.zip
>> But as I said, with a forest, this isn't ideal, you'd need to download
>> each repository, probably something like:
>>    http://hg.openjdk.java.net/jdk7/jdk7/archive/jdk7-b24.zip
>>    http://hg.openjdk.java.net/jdk7/jdk7/jdk/archive/jdk7-b24.zip
>>    http://hg.openjdk.java.net/jdk7/jdk7/corba/archive/jdk7-b24.zip
>>    http://hg.openjdk.java.net/jdk7/jdk7/jaxp/archive/jdk7-b24.zip
>>    http://hg.openjdk.java.net/jdk7/jdk7/jaxws/archive/jdk7-b24.zip
>>    http://hg.openjdk.java.net/jdk7/jdk7/hotspot/archive/jdk7-b24.zip
>>    http://hg.openjdk.java.net/jdk7/jdk7/langtools/archive/jdk7-b24.zip
>> We need a forest 'zip' option that woould create a single zip file,
>> but I have no idea when that would ever happen.
>> -kto
>> Lillian Angel wrote:
>>> Hi,
>>> Will zipped bundles still be released? If not, could "make dist" be 
>>> implemented to create a zip/tarball based on the release tag?
>>> Thanks,
>>> Lillian
>>> Xiomara Jayasena wrote:
>>>> The OpenJDK source is available at:
>>>> http://hg.openjdk.java.net/jdk7/jdk7
>>>> and the build 24 source is here:
>>>> http://hg.openjdk.java.net/jdk7/jdk7/rev/0a5c5386a678
>>>> The OpenJDK source binary plugs and Jtreg binary for the promoted 
>>>> JDK 7 build 24 are available under the openjdk 
>>>> http://openjdk.java.net website under Source Code (direct link to 
>>>> bundles: http://download.java.net/openjdk/jdk7)
>>>> Summary of changes:
>>>> http://download.java.net/jdk7/changes/jdk7-b24.html
>>>> Thanks,
>>>> -Xiomara

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