Review request: 8004658: Add internal smart javac wrapper to solve JEP 139

Jonathan Gibbons jonathan.gibbons at
Wed Jan 9 17:45:35 PST 2013

On 01/09/2013 05:37 PM, Jonathan Gibbons wrote:
> I saw a reference somewhere that sjavac was in tools.jar, is that right?
> does not run with a standard "langtools only" build -- compile 
> langtools (incl sjavac) then run with classes on bootclasspath -- this 
> is another problem with as a script, not as a Java program.
> This is sort-of a showstopper.  To fit in with standard langtools dev 
> workflow, it must be possible to
>     * build all langtools classes
>     * jtreg -jdk:/recent/build -Xbootclasspath/p:build/classes 
> -ignore:quiet -samevm test/ 

Likewise, the test must run with a standard full build of (Open)JDK, 
i.e. after running old or new build.

-- Jon

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