8170987: Module system implementation refresh (12/2016)
maurizio.cimadamore at oracle.com
Thu Dec 15 13:23:42 UTC 2016
Langtools changes look good - I like the changes in ClassReader/Writer.
On 14/12/16 21:46, Alan Bateman wrote:
> Folks on jigsaw-dev will be aware that we are on yet another mission
> to bring the changes accumulated in the jake forest to jdk9/dev. The
> plan this time is to bring the changes to jdk9/dev to make jdk-9+150.
> The changes in this update are mostly for JSR 376 issues
> #VersionedDependences and #ModuleNameCharacters and so involve updates
> to the binary form of the module declaration. There is also some small
> changes left over from #IndirectQualifiedReflectiveAccess that we
> didn't include in the last refresh.
> This update has the implementation of Incubator Modules (JEP 11 ),
> everything except the javac support. This was initially planned to
> push to jdk9/dev but was re-routed to jake to avoid needing re-work
> when merged with the changes in jake.
> There is a bit of refactoring in the implementation in this update. We
> expect to do more on than, plus lots of clean-up, once all the feature
> work is out of way.
> The webrevs with the changes for this update are here:
> They are currently based on jdk-9+148 and will be re-based for
> jdk9/dev later this week.
> One review note this time is to ignore the changes in ModuleBootstrap
> for DEBUG_ADD_OPENS, that is the only change in this webrev that is
> not proposed to move to jdk9/dev.
>  http://openjdk.java.net/jeps/11
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