RFR: JDK-8188768 Fix interaction between make and autoconf after consolidation

Magnus Ihse Bursie magnus.ihse.bursie at oracle.com
Wed Oct 4 12:40:23 UTC 2017

Since the forest consolidation, multiple "paper-cut" issues have appeared.

This patch will deal with the following issues:
* Changes in autoconf files will no longer cause make to require a 
* "make reconfigure" was broken when closed sources were present
* The new relationship between open and closed code allows for a more 
streamlined support for custom extensions in the open code.

Bug: https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8188768


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