RFR: JDK-8212780: JEP 343: Packaging Tool Implementation

Andy Herrick andy.herrick at oracle.com
Sun Nov 11 14:10:35 UTC 2018

yes of the nine build system issues brought up by Magnus and Erik 
(listed in JDK-8212936 ) , only one has been addressed so far.

This is at the top of the list of remaining issues we will be working ont:
> The following additional issues are targeted to be address in the next few weeks:
> JDK-8212936     Makefile and other improvements for jpackager
> JDK-8212164     resolve jre.list and jre.module.list
> ...
I may need some expert help  to implement some of these changes.


On 11/11/2018 3:02 AM, Alan Bateman wrote:
> On 10/11/2018 21:59, Magnus Ihse Bursie wrote:
>> I can't see that you've addressed any of the build system changes 
>> Erik and I requested? Or is this just a preliminary review, and you 
>> intend to go at least one more round before attempting to push? If 
>> so, this was not very clear to me.
> I see Andy has a separate issue in JIRA tracking this:
>   https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8212936
> but I agree the bug management around this feature isn't clear to 
> potential reviewers. My guess is he may be using JIRA issues to track 
> feedback/changes between each iteration of the webrev so this is why 
> affects and fixVersion are set to "internal". I think you need to make 
> clear if the make file issues need to be addressed for the initial 
> push - I suspect they do.
> -Alan

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