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

Erik Joelsson erik.joelsson at oracle.com
Fri Apr 6 16:57:06 UTC 2018


On 2018-04-06 09:51, Jonathan Gibbons wrote:
>
> I think the N-1 policy should be more clearly stated as "last GA".
>
> When we started work on JDK 11, JDK 10 had not yet shipped, and so it
> was appropriate for JDK 11 to use JDK 9 as the boot jdk.  Now that JDK 10
> has shipped, it becomes a candidate to be a boot JDK, and becomes
> the most recent GA JDK version.
>
I like that, but don't you mean min("last GA", N-1)?

/Erik



More information about the build-dev mailing list