8174823: Module system implementation refresh (3/2017)

Magnus Ihse Bursie magnus.ihse.bursie at oracle.com
Fri Mar 24 09:00:25 UTC 2017

Alright. Thanks for the answers.

I'm happy with the build system changes.


On 2017-03-24 08:58, Alan Bateman wrote:
> On 23/03/2017 22:24, Mandy Chung wrote:
>> REQUIRED_OS_NAME was used as OS_NAME in `release` file.  Previously 
>> it was “Darwin” which is inconsistent with the value of “os.name” 
>> system property (“Mac OS X”).
>> This change made OS_NAME to contain the same value as “os.name” 
>> system property.
> Right, and before Magus asks, we can't change the os.name value of 
> "macOS" because it would likely break some tools and libraries 
> (several JDK tests too).
> -Alan

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