7121110 : JAXP 1.4.5 update 1 for 7u4 & jaxp source in jdk7 repo
gary.adams at oracle.com
Wed Dec 28 18:00:51 UTC 2011
I see in the webrev the removal of drops.dir from the ant build.xml.
Should similar updates be applied to README-builds.html for
ALT_DROPS_DIR and ALLOW_DOWNLOADS?
Might be good to put a note in
indicating the files are now include directly
in the jdk8 repos.
On 12/28/11 12:18 PM, Joe Wang wrote:
> On 12/28/2011 2:56 AM, Alan Bateman wrote:
>> On 23/12/2011 21:27, Joe Wang wrote:
>>> Hi All,
>>> We have prepared a jaxp update for 7u4. The listed changes have been posted
>>> to the jdk7u-dev alias with "7u4 Request for approval for CR 7121110 - JAXP
>>> 1.4.5 update 1 for 7u4".
>>> With this update, we are adding jaxp sources back into the jdk7 repository,
>>> which means we are abandoning the jaxp bundle download process. This is a
>>> significant change. We'd like to hear if you have any concerns. If no
>>> objection, we'd like to push the change within the next week.
>>> The webrev is here:
>> This is good news. So what about jdk8? I think the protocol with 7u is that
>> changes go into 8 first. Also are you expecting to keep the code in 7u and 8
>> in sync?
> Kelly asked for 6-open and jdk8 as well. Since we're changing the jaxp bundle
> process, we thought we would do the same for 6-open and jdk8 once this works
> out. But we can take the change to jdk8 first if this is approved. The only
> question I had was that the jdk8 modularization would change the jaxp source
> structure. But Kelly thought that's not a problem. I guess we don't mind
> another big changeset :)
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