Running jaotc with an external Graal
Alan.Bateman at oracle.com
Tue Feb 14 14:37:05 UTC 2017
On 14/02/2017 14:20, Andrew Haley wrote:
> On 14/02/17 13:34, Doug Simon wrote:
>> I don’t know how one patches a module in the middle of the module
>> graph. That is, we use --patch-module and --upgrade-module-path to
>> override the jdk.vm.compiler module in the JDK. I don’t know what
>> that means for modules such as jdk.aot that depend on
>> jdk.vm.compiler. Maybe someone from the AOT or jigsaw team can help.
> OK, thanks. I guess I could try to upgrade the copy of Graal that is
> contained in HotSpot. I'll have a look.
--patch-module can be used to patch any module in the boot layer. So if
you are looking to override or add classes then --patch-module should work.
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