(urgent) RFR: JDK-8171245: Solaris builds fails after JDK-8170663
david.holmes at oracle.com
Wed Dec 14 21:09:22 UTC 2016
On 15/12/2016 4:23 AM, Erik Joelsson wrote:
> Please review this small fix for a warning in java_md_solinux.c which
> was introduced with JDK-8170663. The error message is:
> line 519: error: declaration can not follow a statement
Very surprised the Solaris compiler does not handle declarations at any
point. I thought only the Visual Studio compiler still had such archaic
That aside the change should have been tested before being pushed -
preferably through JPRT - but was not.
> My attempted fix just adds a new scope around the new variable
> declaration and it's use. That pattern seems to be used several times
> already in the file.
> This bug is currently preventing all Solaris builds at Oracle.
> Bug: https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8171245
> Webrev: http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~erikj/8171245/webrev.01/
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