Vector API support in JDK 17-ea

forax at forax at
Tue Feb 16 17:30:32 UTC 2021

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> De: "Paul Sandoz" <paul.sandoz at>
> À: "Remi Forax" <forax at>
> Cc: "panama-dev at'" <panama-dev at>
> Envoyé: Jeudi 11 Février 2021 17:41:46
> Objet: Re: Vector API support in JDK 17-ea

>> On Feb 11, 2021, at 1:41 AM, Remi Forax <forax at> wrote:
>> I've this weird error when trying to compile with jdk 17-ea [1]
>> cannot access jdk.internal.vm.vector.VectorSupport
>>  class file for jdk.internal.vm.vector.VectorSupport not found

I get weirder because if i download the distrib from Azul, it works like a charm,
so there is something fishy in the github actions i'm using.

>> It works with jdk16-ea. so is it a known issue ?
>> Is is a bug in the Azul distrib, the distribution used by default by the Github
>> Action ?
> Likely so, but I have no idea as to why.
> Shame it’s not possible to select other distributions for download (perhaps by
> default selecting OpenJDK builds if available).

I'm using the default Maven action, i know that Christian Stein maintain an action that can use the OpenJDK.

> Paul.


>> regards,
>> Rémi
> > [1]

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