RFR: JDK-8152666: The new Hotspot Build System

Christian Thalinger christian.thalinger at oracle.com
Wed Apr 6 01:23:17 UTC 2016

> On Apr 5, 2016, at 8:10 AM, Daniel D. Daugherty <daniel.daugherty at oracle.com> wrote:


> make/Main.gmk
>    No comments other than the 'hotspot-ide-project' target
>    looks interesting...

Btw. there is already support to generate IDE configurations today via mx:


integrated with:


One main advantage, as I pointed out in the review, is that it also includes generated files so there are no unresolved includes or methods anymore:


I’m using this every day.

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