RFR: 8253795: Implementation of JEP 391: macOS/AArch64 Port [v3]
aph at redhat.com
Wed Jan 27 09:43:36 UTC 2021
On 1/26/21 6:42 PM, erik.joelsson at oracle.com wrote:
> My understanding is that Apple chose to not provide JNF for aarch64, so
> if you want to build OpenJDK, you first need to build JNF yourself (it's
> available in github). Phil is working on removing this dependency
> completely, which will solve this issue .
> In the meantime, I don't think we should rely on finding JNF in
> unsupported locations inside Xcode. Could we wait with integrating this
> port until it can be built without such hacks?
That sounds right to me.
In the meantime, there is some cleanup work to be done in mainline
on slow_signature_handler, which will potentially make the AArch64
back end merge much simpler.
Andrew Haley (he/him)
Java Platform Lead Engineer
Red Hat UK Ltd. <https://www.redhat.com>
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