RFR: JDK-8200083: Bump bootjdk used for JDK 11 at Oracle to JDK 10

Erik Joelsson erik.joelsson at oracle.com
Wed Apr 4 20:55:04 UTC 2018


Resending with corrected title.


On 2018-04-04 13:54, Erik Joelsson wrote:
> Updating the bootjdk requirement for JDK 11 was controversial. Instead 
> I propose that for now, we just update the bootjdk used for building 
> JDK 11 at Oracle to JDK 10 and let compatibility with JDK 9 be a best 
> effort from the parts of the community that wants to support it.
>
> Webrev: http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~erikj/8200083/webrev.02/
>
> /Erik
>
>
> On 2018-03-21 14:51, Erik Joelsson wrote:
>> Now that JDK 10 has been officially released we can update the boot 
>> jdk requirement for JDK 11. Cross posting this to jdk-dev to raise 
>> awareness of this rather disruptive change.
>>
>> This patch changes the requirement on boot jdk version in configure 
>> (and updates the configuration that controls what JDK to use as boot 
>> in Oracle's internal build system).
>>
>> Webrev: http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~erikj/8200083/webrev.01/
>>
>> Bug: https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8200083
>>
>> /Erik
>>
>



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