[11u Communication] jdk11u forest

Andrew Haley aph at redhat.com
Thu Sep 20 08:41:52 UTC 2018

On 09/20/2018 07:39 AM, Volker Simonis wrote:
> While I completely share Goetz's and Martin's concerns, I think these
> are "just" Oracle's rules which only apply for the first two update
> releases (i.e. 11.0.1 and 11.0.2).

Yeah. P1-only seems much too strict for me.

> From my understanding anybody who
> takes over the project lead after 11.0.2 (which might be already in
> about 4 month or so) can define whatever new rules he likes for the
> jdk11u project afterwards.

Yes, but we don't want it to be a free for all. I'm sure that we as a
project can make sensible decisions about back porting.

Andrew Haley
Java Platform Lead Engineer
Red Hat UK Ltd. <https://www.redhat.com>
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