Tools for HotSpot source browsing

Vladimir Ivanov vladimir.x.ivanov at
Thu Feb 4 17:16:10 UTC 2016


There's a NetBeans project for the whole jdk in the jdk forest 
(<root>/common/nb_native). Just open it and navigation should work 

Best regards,
Vladimir Ivanov


On 2/3/16 4:41 PM, Roman Kovalenko wrote:
> Hello everybody,
> I would like to navigate and read OpenJDK HotSpot sources. Usually I use
> IDE for related tasks, but looks like some popular IDE's (I tried Clion,
> KDevelop, NetBeans, Eclipse) aren't prepared by default to work with such
> projects (I want to ctrl+click method usages to find definitions etc.), and
> I think, the best option I have now, vim + grep, is not good enough.
> Could anyone provide some info about or share manual?

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