How to increment JDK_MINOR_VERSION for JDK 9?

David Katleman david.katleman at
Tue Dec 10 23:51:27 UTC 2013

On 12/10/2013 3:33 PM, Joseph Darcy wrote:
> Hello,
> Looking ahead to JDK 9, a build 01 change that is needed is updating 
> the JDK_MINOR_VERSION setting in the build from "8" to "9":
>         JDK-8000962 Update JDK_MINOR_VERSION for JDK 9
> I poked around a bit, but didn't see where this needs to be set. The 
> value of this variable gets used in numerous places throughout the 
> JDK, including in system properties.
> How can this be updating in the new build?

That would be in common/autoconf/version-numbers


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