RFR 8190378: Java EE and CORBA modules removal

Martijn Verburg martijnverburg at gmail.com
Mon Feb 12 10:06:11 UTC 2018


One could almost shed a tear - of joy!  This is exactly the use case for
the module system that the developer community at large will understand.
Thanks for this change and a leaner meaner JDK.

Cheers,
Martijn

On 8 February 2018 at 13:37, Lance Andersen <lance.andersen at oracle.com>
wrote:

>
> > 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
>
> Best
> Lance
> >
> > -Alan
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