RFR: JDK-8031767 Support system or alternative implementations of zlib

Alan Bateman Alan.Bateman at oracle.com
Fri Feb 5 20:50:09 UTC 2016

On 05/02/2016 18:55, Xueming Shen wrote:
> Hi
> Please help codereview the change to build the jdk9 runtime to use the 
> system zlib on
> Solaris and Linux platforms by default.
> Issue: https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8031767
> Webrev: http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~sherman/8031767/webrev/
I'm happy to see the default changed for Linux and Solaris builds. One 
thing is that the patch to lib-bundled.m4 switches the build on all 
non-Windows to use the system zlib. This may be something the SAP (AIX 
port maintainers) might want to comment on.


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