RFR of 8129633: (fs) Investigate removing the GNOME-based FileTypeDetector from the Linux and Solaris implementations
chris.hegarty at oracle.com
Thu Aug 6 15:55:00 UTC 2015
This looks like an accurate removal of Gnome VFS file type detection support.
On 6 Aug 2015, at 01:37, Brian Burkhalter <Brian.Burkhalter at oracle.com> wrote:
> Please review at your convenience.
> Issue: https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8129633
> Patch: http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~bpb/8129633/
> From the GnomeFileTypeDetector used on Linux and Solaris remove the branch which probes using the GnomeVFS  abstraction layer which has been deprecated since 2008. The branch which probes using GIO  remains in place.
> With this change the jdk_nio regression tests pass on the usual Linux and Solaris variants.
>  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/GnomeVFS
>  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/GIO_%28software%29
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