[8u-dev] backport request: 6571600 JNI use results in UnsatisfiedLinkError looking for libmawt.so
sean.coffey at oracle.com
Sat Jan 11 18:32:07 UTC 2014
Looks good Buck. Approved for http://hg.openjdk.java.net/jdk8u/jdk8u-dev/
Please add a noreg-* label to the bug report if necessary.
On 23/12/13 20:22, david buck wrote:
> This is a request to backport the flowing fix to JDK8.
> [ JDK-6571600 JNI use results in UnsatisfiedLinkError looking for
> libmawt.so ]
> The root cause of this issue is a name conflict with JNI_OnLoad
> provided by awt_LoadLibrary.c and code loaded manually by the user
> (usually their own JNI libraries). The fix is to use a different name
> for calling dladdr that is much less likely to conflict with any names
> used by customer code.
> The fix is exactly the same in JDK8 as JDK9. I have of course tested
> the fix on JDK8 as well. The JDK9 fix can be found here:
> I understand that the 8u-dev forest is not yet available. Assuming I
> get approval to backport to 8, I will push my fix to the appropriate
> 8u-dev repository as soon as it is available.
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