RFR: JDK-8157336: Generation of classlists at build time should be configurable

David Holmes david.holmes at oracle.com
Tue May 24 20:35:50 UTC 2016

Hi Erik,

On 24/05/2016 11:28 PM, Erik Joelsson wrote:
> Generating a classlist at build time is not supported on all JVM
> configurations. This patch adds a configure flag to control this build
> step: --disable-generate-classlist. The default is to be enabled if
> either a client or server JVM Variant is being built.
> Bug: https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8157336
> Webrev: http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~erikj/8157336/webrev.top.01/index.html

This looks okay to me. It addresses the "minimal VM only" problem 
automatically which is good. I'm unclear if the Zero case is 
automatically handled as I'm not sure how the VM variants are expressed 
- but having the option is good enough I think.


> /Erik

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