RFD: Draft guidelines for working on jdk8u

Andrew Haley aph at redhat.com
Wed Feb 20 13:45:23 UTC 2019

On 2/20/19 1:11 PM, Langer, Christoph wrote:
> Isn't that what we want to do?

I made a mistake. I meant to say

> Patches pushed to jdk8u-dev will be copied to jdk8u at regular intervals.
> When the time comes for an update release,
> jdk8u [not jdk8u-dev] will closed for testing and stabilization. From
> that point onwards only critical bug fixes may be applied to jdk8u, at
> the discretion of the maintainers.

Andrew Haley
Java Platform Lead Engineer
Red Hat UK Ltd. <https://www.redhat.com>
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