how to split up runtime / development parts in OpenJDK 11?

Alan Bateman Alan.Bateman at
Fri Jul 6 11:57:20 UTC 2018

On 06/07/2018 12:15, Matthias Klose wrote:
> Up to the removal of the jre images in the openjdk-11 builds I used to 
> split up the runtime (-jre) and development (-jdk) parts for the Linux 
> packages using the delta of the jre and sdk images directories.  Is 
> there a way how to tell these jre parts apart from the jdk parts?
`make legacy-jre-image` will create the JRE image if you really want it.

I'm not sure what you mean by splitting the runtime image. That may have 
been interesting with JDK 8 and older but not so since JDK 9 and the 
move to the new run-time image layout.


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