Module warnings for jdk.rmic

Mandy Chung mandy.chung at
Thu Mar 9 22:48:47 UTC 2017

Are you using JDK 9 as the boot JDK or doing bootcycle build?

I file a bug to track this:

This warning is emitted when running javac with the patch module path that overrides jdk.compiler, jdk.rmic and a few other modules but jdk.rmic is not in the resolved modules required by jdk.compiler.


> On Mar 9, 2017, at 11:44 AM, Dan Smith <daniel.smith at> wrote:
> During a build, many of these warnings get spit out:
> WARNING: Unknown module: jdk.rmic specified in --patch-module
> I've been assuming someone would clean this up eventually, but it's been there for months. Don't see a JBS bug. Is this on someone's radar?
> Or maybe this is somehow a weird quirk of my setup?
> —Dan

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