java.library.path fix for MacOS X (7145798)

Michael Hall mik3hall at
Tue Feb 21 14:19:27 PST 2012

On Feb 21, 2012, at 4:07 PM, Mike Swingler wrote:

> Would you recommend that an app that uses tools.jar use the Ant task to copy it into Contents/Java,

I'm rather a parochial Mac OS user. But I did some Googling related to tools.jar and the recommendation appeared to currently be to add it to classpath. 
Some of the passing comments I saw seemed to suggest that actually it was included on other OS's in system classpath previously, but that changed at 1.7? 
I didn't find any definite confirmation to this. 
But, moving it around instead of classpath'ing to it in the jre might be something Oracle would have concerns with?
I guess they're on the list and could comment.

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