RFC: Change name of default HotSpot to 'default'

Mark Wielaard mark at klomp.org
Mon Feb 16 00:25:48 PST 2009

Hi Christian,

On Mon, 2009-02-16 at 08:18 +0100, Christian Thalinger wrote:
> On Sun, 2009-02-15 at 22:53 +0000, Andrew John Hughes wrote:
> > None now, they just bumped to HS15...
> > So we either stick with the last HS14 changeset (around b45 of 7) or
> > track 7.  I would prefer to track 7, but obviously this is more
> > unstable.  However, there seems to be no effort to backport bug fixes
> > to previous HS releases.
> This is not the case.  Important bugfixes are backported to the HS14
> tree.

Great. I was surprised if it was otherwise.
I was just confused which tree to track to make sure to get the latest
HS14 since we are trying to keep all branches (zero/shark/default) of
IcedTea6 at a stable Hotspot release. Is this in the default
jdk7/jdk7/hotspot tree or in some other one?



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