RFR: JDK-8189430: make/hotspot/copy/Copy-java.base.gmk in wrong location after consolidation

Magnus Ihse Bursie magnus.ihse.bursie at oracle.com
Tue Oct 17 13:21:04 UTC 2017

On 2017-10-17 14:39, David Holmes wrote:
> Hi Erik,
> Seems reasonable. Though does highlight we still need to close out 
> 8167078.
100% agree. Do you think we can just delete the files that are not 
distributed anyway? The bug is assigned to infrastructure, but it's 
rather somewhere in the intersection of hotspot and corelibs. Can you 
help out to resolve how to proceed with that?


> Thanks,
> David
> On 17/10/2017 10:32 PM, Erik Joelsson wrote:
>> In the consolidation restructuring, I missed merging the contents of 
>> make/hotspot/copy/Copy-java.base.gmk with 
>> make/copy/Copy-java.base.gmk. The only relevant part that needs to be 
>> preserved is the optional copying of libffi.so.? which we need when 
>> building zero internally at Oracle. The rest of the contents of this 
>> file is just copy rules for header files that are currently disabled. 
>> These header files are currently being copied from the old jdk 
>> repository instead of the old hotspot repository. Keeping these 
>> unused rules around serves no point.
>> This patch moves the libffi copying to the correct place and discards 
>> the rest of the forgotten file.
>> Webrev: http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~erikj/8189430/webrev.01/
>> Bug: https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8189430
>> /Erik

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