Tool to create OpenJDK compact profiles for x86_64 platform

David Holmes david.holmes at
Fri Sep 2 07:43:12 UTC 2016

On 2/09/2016 5:39 PM, David Holmes wrote:
> On 2/09/2016 3:44 PM, Waldek Kozaczuk wrote:
>> During my research about OpenJDK 8 compact profiles I found out it is
>> almost close to impossible to find pre-built images of those profiles for
>> x86_64 platform.
> Understandable as the primary use-case is in combination with the
> Minimal VM which doesn't exist for 64-bit.
>> By analyzing the openJDK build process I came to the conclusion that it
>> should be possible to create simple shell script based tool that can
>> produce compact profile 1, 2 or 3 based of a regular JDK image.
> For JDK 8 did you try "make images profiles"?

Never mind I just looked at your page.


> David
> -----
>> I am not sure if this is a right forum but I would like to share it in
>> case
>> some people might be interested in it. Here is the link to my project on
>> github -
>> Regards,
>> Waldek

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