RFR: JDK-8218177: Bump jib format_version to support new devkit archive layout

Erik Joelsson erik.joelsson at oracle.com
Tue Feb 5 00:24:11 UTC 2019

This patch was a bit premature, but now with a proper fix in Jib, here 
is an updated version. It restores the use of the new devkit as well as 
changes some more instances of install_path to home_path.

Webrev: http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~erikj/8218177/webrev.02/


On 2019-01-31 16:23, Erik Joelsson wrote:
> With the new devkits I deployed recently (Oracle internal), the file 
> layout changed as a top level directory inside the tar archive was 
> introduced. This works in most cases, but there are certain situations 
> where jib does not handle this well. This causes AOT testing on Linux 
> to stop working with the run-test-prebuilt make target.
> This issue is being fixed in Jib, but to activate the fix a bump in 
> the format_version is required. This patch does that, as well as 
> adjusting to conform to the new behavior.
> Bug: https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8218177
> Webrev: http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~erikj/8218177/webrev.01/
> (note that the Jib fix is not yet live in production)
> /Erik

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