RFR: JDK-8151656: Minor tweaks to old Hotspot build to ease comparison with new

Erik Joelsson erik.joelsson at oracle.com
Tue Mar 15 10:06:27 UTC 2016

Any chance I could get a second review on this? Preferably from the 
hotspot team.


On 2016-03-11 18:16, Erik Joelsson wrote:
> In preparation for the new Hotspot build, there are a few changes to 
> the old build that needs to happen first. These changes should be 
> harmless, but do impact the generated binaries some. These changes are:
> * Standardizing sort order for objects on link command line on Windows 
> to a locale independent order.
> * Working around compare differences caused by the __FILE__ macro in 
> certain generated files by overriding the value of __FILE__ in those 
> files.
> By making these changes first and separate from introducing the new 
> build we reduce the potential impact of when we do introduce the new 
> build.
> Bug: https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8151656
> Webrev: http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~erikj/8151656/index.html
> /Erik

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