7140918: Remove dependency on apt and com.sun.mirror API

David Holmes david.holmes at oracle.com
Tue Jan 31 01:17:58 UTC 2012

On 31/01/2012 11:12 AM, Joe Darcy wrote:
> On 01/30/2012 04:50 PM, David Holmes wrote:
>> On 31/01/2012 1:08 AM, Alan Bateman wrote:
>>> The following webrev is a patch from Miran Kos and Martin Grebac (cc'ed)
>>> to remove the JAX-WS dependency on apt and the com.sun.mirror API:
>>> http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~alanb/7140918/webrev/
>>> This is needed before Joe Darcy can wield his machete.
>>> Please cc'ed Miran and Martin on my review comments.
>> One question: how does this change:
>> jaxws_src.bundle.name=jdk8-jaxws-2_2-SNAPSHOT-2012_01_11.zip
>> impact day to day builds? Do we need to have some internal locations
>> updated with this new zip file? JPRT?
> Yes, there is an Oracle-internal directory location where the zip files
> are stored and where the build looks for the files by default.

Okay. So as part of this will the new zip file be installed before the 
change gets pushed?


> Otherwise, for a build outside of Oracle, you can run with
> ALLOW_DOWNLOADS=true or download the file into a directory named by the
> the DROPS_DIR variable (which is what I do for my builds).
> -Joe

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