[wildfly-dev] Analysis of wildfly-8.1.0 dependency on JDK-Internal APIs

Tomaž Cerar tomaz.cerar at gmail.com
Thu Sep 11 11:00:22 EDT 2014

Hi Rory,

Thank you for the report!, I have forwarded it to the team to analyze it.


On Thu, Sep 11, 2014 at 4:33 PM, Rory O'Donnell Oracle, Dublin Ireland <
rory.odonnell at oracle.com> wrote:

> Hi Tomaz,
> As part of the preparations for JDK 9, Oracle’s engineers have been
> analyzing open source projects like yours to understand usage.
> One area of concern involves identifying compatibility problems, such as
> reliance on JDK-internal APIs.
> Our engineers have already prepared guidance on migrating some of the more
> common usage patterns of JDK-internal APIs to supported public interfaces.
> The list is on the OpenJDK wiki [0], along with instructions on how to run
> the jdeps analysis tool yourself .
> As part of the ongoing development of JDK 9, I would like to encourage
> migration from JDK-internal APIs towards the supported Java APIs. I have
> prepared a report for your project wildfly-8.1.0 release  based on the
> jdeps output.
> The report is attached to this e-mail.
> For anything where your migration path is unclear, I would appreciate
> comments on the JDK-internal API usage patterns in the attached jdeps
> report, (if any) - in particular comments elaborating on the rationale for
> them - either to me or on this list.
> Finding suitable replacements for unsupported interfaces is not always
> straightforward, which is why I am reaching out to you early in the JDK 9
> development cycle so you can give feedback about new APIs that may be
> needed to facilitate this exercise.
> Thank you in advance for any efforts and feedback helping us make JDK 9
> better.
> Rgds,Rory
> [0] https://wiki.openjdk.java.net/display/JDK8/Java+Dependency+
> Analysis+Tool
> --
> Rgds,Rory O'Donnell
> Quality Engineering Manager
> Oracle EMEA , Dublin, Ireland
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