Fix Version/s: 9
Compatibility Risk Description:External tools like IDE will need to make change to read src.zip from
NetBeans, JDeveloper, Eclipse have confirmed that they are okay with
the proposal and make the appropriate change for JDK 9.
Move src.zip and jrt-fs.jar under the lib directory
Several files in a runtime image are intended for external uses and their path is a committed interface. They are currently placed in different directories in the image.
jrt-fs.jar src.zip lib/javafx-swt.jar lib/ant-javafx.jar lib/$VMTYPE/libjvm.so lib/jexec
lib directory in the runtime image currently defined in JEP 220 is
private implementation. They are not intended for external use and
their names, format, and content will be subject to change without notice.
It is proposed to redefine the purpose of the
lib directory in JEP 220.
lib directory will contain read-only files that are intended
for external use and thus are committed interfaces.
src.zip from the top level into the
lib directory. Well leave
ant-javafx.jar in the
These files under the
lib directory in the runtime image are intended for