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

Andy Herrick andy.herrick at oracle.com
Sun Nov 11 22:40:12 UTC 2018

On 11/9/2018 5:25 PM, Andy Herrick wrote:
> This is an update to the Request For Review of the implementation of 
> the Java Packager Tool (jpackager) as described in JEP 343: Packaging 
> Tool <https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8200758>
> This refresh renames the packages used to jdk.jpackager and 
> jdk.jpackager.runtime, removes the JNLPConverter demo, adds an initial 
> set of automated tests, and contains fixes to the following issues:
> JDK-8213324 jpackager deletes existing app directory without warning
> JDK-8213166 jpackager --argument arg is broken
> JDK-8213163 --app-image arg does not work creating exe installers
> JDK-8212089 Prepare packager for localization
> JDK-8212537 Create method and class description comments for main 
> functionality
> JDK-8213332 Create minimal automated tests for jpackager
> JDK-8213333 Fix issues found in jpackager with automated tests
> JDK-8213394 Stop using Log.info() except for expected output.
> JDK-8213345 Secondary Launchers broken on mac.
> JDK-8213156 rename packages for jpackager
> JDK-8213244 Fix all warnings in jpackager java code
> JDK-8212143 Remove native code that supports UserJvmOptionsService
> JDK-8213162 Association description in Inno Setup cannot contain 
> double quotes
> 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
> JDK-8213392     Enhance --help and --version
> JDK-8208652     File name is not passed to main() via file association 
> on OS X
> JDK-8212538     Determine standard way to determine if a Modular jar
> JDK-8213558     Create more unit tests
Note: The above issues are targeted to 'internal' - meaning we expect to 
resolve them in the sandbox before the initial push to JDK12.
Issues targeted to '12' are expected to be fixed after the initial push.

> Webrev: http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~herrick/8212780/webrev.2/
> please send feedback to core-libs-dev at openjdk.java.net
> /Andy Herrick

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