Fw: Support for --add-exports and --add-reads in Javac

Alan Bateman Alan.Bateman at oracle.com
Wed Aug 17 10:17:55 UTC 2016

On 11/08/2016 05:18, Jayaprakash Arthanareeswaran wrote:

> Hi Alan,
> I sent this to the mailing list, but for some reason, it doesn't go 
> through. Can you please respond to my question?
> Thanks,
> Jay
Is it possible that you sent it from a mailing address that isn't 
subscribe? I can't otherwise explain why the mail didn't appear.

In any case, the new style options are in JDK 9 for jdk-9+132. This 
build should be able for EA download this week. If you need a build now 
then you can grab the Jigsaw EA download [1] as this have support for 
the new style options for some time.


[1] https://jdk9.java.net/jigsaw/

>     ----- Original message -----
>     From: Jayaprakash Arthanareeswaran/India/IBM
>     To: jigsaw-dev at openjdk.java.net
>     Cc:
>     Subject: Support for --add-exports and --add-reads in Javac
>     Date: Mon, Aug 8, 2016 2:31 PM
>     Hello,
>     JEP 261 talks about |--add-exports| and |--add-reads |as two
>     compiler options, however, there's no sign of support for the same
>     in Javac. Any idea when we can expect these in the compiler?
>     Regards,
>     Jay

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