RFR(XS) 8148785: Update class file version to 53 for JDK-9
harold.seigel at oracle.com
Wed Feb 3 14:36:47 UTC 2016
Thanks for looking at the change. I'll drop the comment before
checking it in.
On 2/3/2016 9:32 AM, Alan Bateman wrote:
> On 03/02/2016 14:12, harold seigel wrote:
>> Hi Aleksey,
>> Thanks for the review. The plan is to first change the runtime to
>> accept version 53 files and then change the tools to generate them.
>> Hopefully, this will reduce incompatibility problems. See
>> JDK-8148651 <https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8148651> for
> Right, there are several things that need to happen and I think we
> need hotspot accepting 53.0 before javac starts to generate them.
> The webrevs look okay to me, except it might be better to drop "New
> Module attribute" from the comment in classfileParser.cpp until JSR
> 376 is further along and we line up the trucks to bring the module
> system into JDK 9.
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