[8u72] Backport of JDK-8058175: XML - Attribute values with supplemental characters are being corrupted

Vincent Privat vincent at josm.openstreetmap.de
Sat Oct 31 14:14:00 UTC 2015


Could we please get JDK-8058175 backported to 8u72?

There is no known workaround and it's a major problem for JOSM, see
By the way, is it possible to add label "josm-found" to JDK-8141097 and
resolve it as a duplicate of JDK-8058175? We have verified that our
original problem is solved in JDK9 thanks to this correction.

The fix appears to be quite simple, see

Best regards,

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