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From Jaikiran Pai <>
Subject Re: Now Enabling Nashorn Compatibility
Date Tue, 29 Sep 2020 15:31:02 GMT
Hello Stefan,

I went through these commits and they look fine to me. I think it's OK
to set the system property to enable the compatibility.


On 26/09/20 12:51 am, Stefan Bodewig wrote:
> Hi all
> things weren't as easy as I had hoped. You cannot enable Nashorn
> compatibility via javax.scriptiong bindings, only two options have been
> available:
> * set a system property before creating the engine
> * add extra code that depends on Graal and create the ScriptEngine via
>   Graal's constructor rather than ScriptEngineManager
> I've decided to take the sysproperty approach, even though this means
> you cannot revert the decision once you've created your first
> engine. This turned out to be challenging for tests as I had to fork the
> tests independent of each other.
> I'll cut a release candidate this weekend and start a vote, please vote
> with -1 if you feel this apporach is wrong (or speak up before I start
> the vote thread if you happen to find the time).
> Stefan
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