Subject: RFR: JDK-8076465 New Init.gmk needs improvements

Magnus Ihse Bursie magnus.ihse.bursie at
Thu Apr 2 07:34:07 UTC 2015

It turned out that the new make bootstrapping file Init.gmk needed some 

First of all, we should always respect the SPEC if possible, and not 
chose a random configuration for extracting targets.

Secondly, tab completion did not work in a non-standard configuration 
directory. (This is slightly related to the problem above.)

And third, there were still some code cleanup necessary.



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