URGENT RFR: 8041141: JDK9 emb build failure on PPC platform
tim.bell at oracle.com
Mon Apr 21 23:57:25 UTC 2014
> The recent changes to convert warnings to errors didn't account for
> some type-punning warnings in our Embedded PPC build due to the use of
> strict-aliasing. Really we shouldn't be using strict-aliasing so this
> change (which for some reason is in the open flags.m4 file) brings ppc
> in-line with all other platforms and sets -fno-strict-aliasing
> I will be pushing this to jdk9/dev as we need this fixed immediately.
Looks good to me.
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