When will JDK 9 builds move to requiring the boot JDK be JDK 8?
sean.coffey at oracle.com
Thu Apr 3 10:24:44 UTC 2014
On 03/04/2014 11:17, David Holmes wrote:
> Don't we also need to modify jprt properties?
Which properties need changing David ? We should list them.
The strange thing here is that JPRT is already using JDK 8 (b132) as
bootstrap. That's how the CORBA build failures passed by me.
> On 3/04/2014 8:12 PM, Chris Hegarty wrote:
>> This is already reviewed ;-)
>> On 3 Apr 2014, at 11:04, Alan Bateman <Alan.Bateman at oracle.com> wrote:
>>> On 03/04/2014 09:53, Erik Joelsson wrote:
>>>> I don't see any reason not to make the switch. I filed this bug
>>>> back in December:
>>> Thanks, I can't think of any reason either.
>>> So how do we make this happen? Would a mail to jdk9-dev be
>>> sufficient to alert folks about this change? Maybe the error from
>>> configure when there isn't a JDK 8 available is sufficient?
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