Review request: JDK-8169443 Deprecate Java Packager Blob Signing
chris.bensen at oracle.com
Tue Dec 13 18:34:05 UTC 2016
Yes, it is being deprecated. It will continue to function as it has. Two main reasons for the deprecation are:
1. Self signed jars are blocked and sign as blob is a self signed jars.
2. There will be a replacement for modules that will be better.
> On Dec 12, 2016, at 11:56 PM, Stefan Fuchs <snfuchs at gmx.de> wrote:
> so blog signing as deprecated.
> What are the reasons for deprecating blog signing? Are there alternatives?
> How do I sign a webstart application?
>> Please review these changes to deprecate the blob signing from the Java Packager.
>> JIRA: https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8169443 <https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8169443>
>> Webrev: http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~cbensen/JDK-8169443/webrev.00/ <http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~cbensen/JDK-8169443/webrev.00/>
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