RFR: JDK-8030796: Update hotspot jprt.properties to release jdk9

Erik Joelsson erik.joelsson at oracle.com
Thu Dec 19 13:16:07 UTC 2013

So for the hotspot change, please consider this a new review.

Bug: https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8030796
Webrev: http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~erikj/8030793/webrev.01/


On 2013-12-19 14:09, Erik Joelsson wrote:
> Thanks for the review,
> Since the root repo part of this change is quite urgent, I split out a 
> new bug for the Hotspot part, which also might warrant more discussion.
> /Erik
> On 2013-12-19 13:51, Chris Hegarty wrote:
>> Looks good to me. Thanks Eric.
>> -Chris.
>> On 19 Dec 2013, at 12:30, Erik Joelsson <erik.joelsson at oracle.com> 
>> wrote:
>>> Please review these changes to make/jprt.poperties and 
>>> hotspot/make/jprt.properties. I've just added a jdk9 configuration 
>>> to JPRT and this change is needed for JDK 9 to start using it. This 
>>> will solve the issue of requiring a jdk8 boot when building in JPRT.
>>> In the hotspot version of the file, there is a lot of separate 
>>> configuration for jdk7 and jdk8. I didn't dare touch this now and 
>>> opted to just add the jdk9 version of these variables. I would guess 
>>> that this won't be necessary however since hotspot won't be 
>>> delivered to multiple jdk releases anymore?
>>> Webrev: http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~erikj/8030793/webrev.01/
>>> Bug: https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8030793
>>> I'm still unclear on where the hotspot change needs to go and if I 
>>> need a separate bug for it? My interpretation is that the root repo 
>>> change should go to jdk9/dev and the hotspot change to jdk9/hs-rt 
>>> and that since these changes are using separate routes, a separate 
>>> bug should be used. I also assume that as a jdk9 reviewer, I will be 
>>> able to push this myself (after review) to the hotspot repo.
>>> /Erik

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