Feature request: automatic JDK builds & build status badge for each platform
joe.darcy at oracle.com
Tue Jun 2 03:28:37 UTC 2020
We have an Oracle-internal CI system for JDK builds and have thought it
would be useful to publish some information from that system externally
in a way that can be associated with changesets.
On 6/1/2020 9:31 AM, Ty Young wrote:
> Anything on this? Could it be done?
> On 5/29/20 10:46 AM, Ty Young wrote:
>> (Apologies if this isn't within the scope of Skara or has been
>> discussed before. Please don't shoot me if either are true.)
>> I frequently compile-from-source and use Project Panama's
>> Foreign-Memory-Access(FMA) builds from Github. While this works,
>> it requires a lot of processing power, memory, and time to do and JDK
>> builds sometimes fail to build or have JVM bugs that result in
>> unexpected crashes. It is also fairly common in places such as the
>> U.S. to have data caps that can easily be eaten up by downloading JDK
>> source code that doesn't even compile.
>> So, I'm wondering if automatic JDK builds and a checkmark badge for
>> each and every JDK platform could be added to resolve these issues. I
>> know it's a bit of a tall order, but doing so would really help
>> people like myself who frequently use in-development JDK features.
>> Perhaps it could help increase the amount of people playing around
>> with these in-development features as well since the bar to enter
>> will be lowered.
>> Presumably these builds are already being built somewhere and go
>> through testing, but if not or if making them public isn't an option,
>> perhaps using Github's "Actions" feature would suffice for building?
>> Just an idea.
>>  https://github.com/openjdk/panama-foreign
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