<AWT Dev> [OpenJDK 2D-Dev] FINAL PROJECT: Portable GUI backends

Chris Campbell Christopher.Campbell at Sun.COM
Tue Aug 5 12:29:36 PDT 2008

On Aug 5, 2008, at 12:25 PM, Dmitri Trembovetski wrote:
>  Hi Roman,
> Roman Kennke wrote:
>>>   In your case it'd be a webrev between a repo with your
>>>   changes vs jdk7 master (assuming your repo is synced with
>>>   master so that the webrev doesn't show any changes other
>>>   than ones you made).
>> Actually, our current working repository is a child of jdk7 master,
>> however, it's using an older version. At some point we had to stop
>> syncing, otherwise we would not have been able to finish the thing in
>> time. Unfortunately this means that there are some unsynced changes  
>> that
>> already went into jdk7 master, that will need to be merged, namely in
>> the FontManager and related code. This will be quite a bit of work.
>  Yeah, I knew you'll like Phil's changes to that code =)
>  You could probably generate a webrev between your current
>  repo and the revision of the jdk7 ws which you last sync-ed
>  to. I haven't worked with hg enough to know how to do it
>  though.

Actually, the latest hg-enabled webrev.sh has a feature that allows  
you to diff against a specific revision of the repository, and it  
works quite well.  For example, assuming you branched at rev 123, you  
could do this:
% webrev.sh -r 123


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