Jigsaw delayed

Igor Nekrestyanov igor.nekrestyanov at oracle.com
Wed Jul 25 15:08:43 PDT 2012

On 7/25/12 3:03 PM, Richard Bair wrote:
>>> That's good to hear. I hope the legal side of this will be included in this work so that end developers can do this manual modularisation as well. I believe currently the legals prevent us from stripping out most of the bits of a jre even for cobundling (or so I've been told).
>>> Awesome scenario would be to have a stripped minimal jre available for download as a zip and then all the other jars/dlls available for manual inclusion. Ie opt in, rather than opt out.
>> IMHO, this is unlikely as stripped JRE will not pass TCK tests. This is where you need to wait for jigsaw.
> And that is where we are pushing for a change.
Ah, good to know :)

> Richard

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