Initial JDK 11 RFR of JDK-8173382: Add -source 11 and -target 11 to javac - Java Bug System & JDK-8193291: Add SourceVersion.RELEASE_11

Erik Joelsson erik.joelsson at oracle.com
Tue Dec 12 15:36:11 UTC 2017


Build change looks good.

/Erik


On 2017-12-12 08:04, joe darcy wrote:
> Hello,
>
> With the JDK 11 line of development opening up in a few days, a few 
> changes are needed to prepared to turn a JDK 10 code base into a JDK 
> 11 one including:
>
>     JDK-8173382: Add -source 11 and -target 11 to javac
>     JDK-8193291: Add SourceVersion.RELEASE_11
>
>     Webev:
>         http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~darcy/8173382.1/
>     CSRs:
>         JDK-8193350: Add -source 11 and -target 11 to javac
>         JDK-8193351: Add SourceVersion.RELEASE_11
>
> Please review the preliminary webrev and CSRs.
>
> Note that breaking with previous contentions, the current iteration of 
> the change does *not* add -source/-target "1.11" as an alias for "11". 
> Only "11" is recognized.
>
> I didn't see how to add support for an "11" value for "--release" so I 
> problem listed two tests until that is sorted out.
>
> The build is simultaneously updated to user -source/-target 11, hence 
> the inclusion of build-dev.
>
> Various langtools tests and test infrastructure is updated too.
>
> Thanks,
>
> -Joe
>



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