Forest Extension - Not to be found?
roman at kennke.org
Fri Jul 1 20:00:52 UTC 2011
Hi Kelly and all,
I don't know if this has been discussed before, but why not use the
subrepo extension for OpenJDK. It seems to replace the forest extension
and is a little easier to use, and I believe it ships with standard
Mercurial. Any pros and cons?
Am Freitag, den 01.07.2011, 12:25 -0700 schrieb Kelly O'Hair:
> On Jul 1, 2011, at 12:10 PM, Uncle George wrote:
> > on page:
> >> http://openjdk.java.net/guide/repositories.html#clone
> > one is given the request to find forest extensions.
> >> After installing Mercurial, acquire and install the Forest Extension available at
> >> http://www.selenic.com/mercurial/wiki/index.cgi/ForestExtension.
> > The source seems to not exist.
> > any other places to locate?
> But note that this will not work with older Mercurials versions, not exactly sure what
> versions of Mercurial work with what versions of the Forest Extension.
> See http://hg.openjdk.java.net/jdk7/build/raw-file/tip/README-builds.html#hg
> The Forest Extension has been problematic and we are moving away from it.
> You can completely avoid the Forest Extension by doing:
> hg clone http://hg.openjdk.java.net/jdk7/jdk7 YourOpenJDK
> cd YourOpenJDK
> sh ./get_source.sh
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