correct version of the autoconf tools?
david.holmes at oracle.com
Mon Dec 19 10:35:52 UTC 2016
On 19/12/2016 8:15 PM, Thomas Stüfe wrote:
> Hi all,
> What is the correct version of the autoconf tools to use when regenerating
Current checked-in hs and dev versions says
# Generated by GNU Autoconf 2.69 for OpenJDK jdk9.
> I am generating with autoconf 2.69 and get a number of diffs unrelated to
> my change, among others:
> + -runstatedir | --runstatedir | --runstatedi | --runstated \
> + | --runstate | --runstat | --runsta | --runst | --runs \
> etc. I see option runstatedir has been removed in "8166937: [Solaris]
> Missing libjvm_db.so and libjvm_dtrace.so from JDK 9 b138". Was that
> delibarate? Am I using the wrong autoconf?
> Or, asked another way, should I even care? When providing webrevs for
> changes in m4 files, should I also provide an updated configure script? And
> if yes, should it only diff minimally?
You should include it in the webrev simply because it will be there
anyway. But I never review it, only the .m4 changes.
> Thank you!
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