RFR: JDK-8058845 : Update JCE environment for build improvements

David Katleman david.katleman at oracle.com
Mon Sep 22 22:44:37 UTC 2014

Hi Brad,

Approved, changes look fine.

Thanks for simplifying the JCE jar file builds.


On 9/21/2014 3:51 PM, Bradford Wetmore wrote:
> Hi Sean/Mandy/Erik/Magnus/Alan/David/others,
> Please review:
>     JDK-8058845 : Update JCE environment for build improvements
>     http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~wetmore/8058845/
> This change is to alleviate some of the overly-complicated steps we 
> (Oracle) have in building and maintaining the JCE jar files in JDK 9. 
> Besides the Makefiles and a class rename, there is very little change 
> to the Open code for the OpenJDK Security folks. The OpenJDK build 
> folks shouldn't really notice any difference.
> I do wish we could completely do away with this code completely, but 
> we (Oracle and closed licensees) do still need to follow the regulations.
> For the Iced Tea maintainers, this will necessitate a small 
> incremental change to your JCE patch.
> Thanks,
> Brad

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