RFR: 8264805: Remove the experimental Ahead-of-Time Compiler [v4]
kvn at openjdk.java.net
Fri Apr 9 17:13:17 UTC 2021
On Fri, 9 Apr 2021 04:32:14 GMT, David Holmes <dholmes at openjdk.org> wrote:
> Hi Vladimir,
> This looks good to me - I went through all the files.
> It was nice to see how nicely compartmentalized the AOT feature was - that made checking the changes quite simple. The one exception was the fingerprinting code, which for some reason was AOT-only but not marked that way, so I'm not sure what the story is there. ??
> I was also surprised to see some of the flags were not marked experimental, so there will need to a CSR request to remove those without going through the normal deprecation process.
Thank you, David.
We thought that we could use fingerprint code for other cases that is why we did not put it under `#if INCLUDE_AOT`.
I filed CSR for AOT product flags removal: https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8265000
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