Rhino source code (Was: Rhino build support)

A. Sundararajan sundararajan.athijegannathan at oracle.com
Thu Nov 10 03:46:11 UTC 2011

Hi All,

We have posted CloseJDK changes to Rhino to java.net site.  The Oracle 
modified Rhino sources can be downloaded from http://jdk7.java.net/rhino/

The jdk7 release notes will be shortly updated to point to the 
aforementioned URL.


A. Sundararajan wrote:
> Hi,
> Yes, we are working on updating the release note to point people to 
> the CloseJDK Rhino changes.
> Thanks,
> -Sundar
> mark.reinhold at oracle.com wrote:
>> 2011/10/31 4:51 -0700, mark at klomp.org:
>>> This might have slipped through with all the excitement around JavaFX
>>> being liberated and all the new JEPs. But it would really help us if 
>>> you
>>> could take a quick peek and point us in the right direction.
>>> It would be good for us to make sure we all distribute the same
>>> javax.script javascript support, whether it is ClosedJDK, OpenJDK,
>>> IcedTea or the MacOSX port. Users probably would like to be sure it is
>>> all compatible and supports the same features.
>> Sundar -- Could you please summarize the changes you made to the Rhino
>> code when you last updated the copy used in the Oracle builds?  Thanks.
>>> Maybe it is already in the distribution legal notes somewhere, but we
>>> looked and cannot find it (maybe we looked in the wrong place). 
>>> Assuming
>>> you are redistributing Rhino under the GPL/MPL there really should at
>>> least be a conspicuous notice stating where to find the modifications
>>> used to make the binary Oracle is distributing (MPL section 3.6 and/or
>>> GPL section 3).
>> That should be in the Oracle JDK 7 release notes, but I don't see it,
>> so I'll ask someone to take care of it.
>> - Mark

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