RFR(S): 7034834 JVMTI xml file referring to old JDK version

Coleen Phillimore coleen.phillimore at oracle.com
Mon Dec 5 15:41:06 UTC 2016

I checked your jdk9 links to see if they correspond to jdk8 links and 
they all exist for jdk8.

Is there any way to parameterize this in jvmti.xml?


Otherwise, this looks good.


On 12/3/16 2:01 AM, serguei.spitsyn at oracle.com wrote:
> One more attempt to send this e-mail correctly. :)
> Please, review a fix for the bug:
>   https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-7034834
> Webrev:
> http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~sspitsyn/webrevs/2016/hotspot/7034834-Doc.hs1/
> Summary:
>   The JVM TI spec has links to the old JDK 7 release documents.
>   The fix is to make it up-to-date and link to the JDK 9 docs.
>   One issue with the fix that the JDK 9 doc pages do not exist yet.
>   I hope that the JDK 9 release doc pages will be created the same way
>   as they were for JDK 8. The JVM TI spec for JDK 8 has the same
>   problem as it also has links to the JDK 7 release documents.
>   I'd like to fix this issue in the JDK 9 ASAP in order to be able
>   to backport the fix to JDK 8.
> Thanks,
> Serguei

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