RFR: 8221610: Resurrect (legacy) JRE bundle target

Andrew Haley aph at redhat.com
Wed May 22 09:15:38 UTC 2019

On 3/29/19 11:18 AM, Langer, Christoph wrote:
>> I'm curious who these "stakeholders" are and what they use these JRE
>> bundle for? As you know, moving to a modular platform has blurred the
>> historical distinction between what we knew as the JRE and JDK in the
>> past. Are they concerned about disk space?
> I think the requirement comes mostly from people that work with CloudFoundry buildpacks. Eventually I think they should be educated on how they can leverage jlink based images but currently they still pull JRE images. Most probably their main concern is image size.

Can we get this done for 11, please? You have reviews and approval.

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