RFR 8190378: Java EE and CORBA modules removal

Lance Andersen lance.andersen at oracle.com
Thu Feb 8 13:37:51 UTC 2018

> On Feb 8, 2018, at 3:04 AM, Alan Bateman <Alan.Bateman at oracle.com> wrote:
> On 07/02/2018 16:57, Lance Andersen wrote:
>> Hi all,
>> I think we are at a point where we are ready to start reviewing  the changes to remove the Java EE and CORBA modules as JEP 320, JDK-8189188,  has been  targeted to JDK 11.
>> The CSR for removing the modules has been approved: https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8193757 <https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8193757>
>>  The open webrev can be found at:  http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~lancea/8190378/open_changes/ <http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~lancea/8190378/open_changes/>
> 800 KLOC deleted, wonderful!
> The update to technology-summary.html page means its html title no longer matches the contents. We should probably change it to "JCP Technologies in JDK 11" for now.

I updated the webrev. Thanks for catching that (btw we missed this for JDK 10)
> The removal of test cases from the tests in tools/launcher/modules removes most of the test coverage for the upgrade module path. We'll need to replace these sub-tests. Can you create an issue to track that?

I can do that 
> Everything else looks good and it's okay to track residual issues with other JIRA issues. I think the important thing is to get this monster patch into JDK builds soon so that libraries and the eco system can start to adjust.

Thank you Alan for the review

> -Alan

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