[OpenJDK 2D-Dev] Request to backport fix for 6708392 to openjdk6

Joseph D. Darcy Joe.Darcy at Sun.COM
Fri Sep 11 20:02:30 UTC 2009


For fixes that have been soaking in JDK 7 for a while, there is a 
presumption of their validity.  So by default I'm happy to have 
additional such fixes backported to OpenJDK 6, assuming the change is 
appropriate for the release, doesn't change the API, etc.


Martin Buchholz wrote:
> Hi SunToolkit.setOverrideRedirect team,
> Google engineers have found that
> 6708392: Provide internal API to create OverrideRedirect windows, XToolkit
> is a showstopper bug,
> (for folks using NX on Windows or Mac)
> and that the fix in openjdk7 fixes it,
> when trivially backported to openjdk6.
> Many thanks to Brian Duff for the hard work of
> testing and debugging.
> I'd like to commit this fix to openjdk6.
> Webrev:
> http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~martin/webrevs/openjdk6/SunToolkit.setOverrideRedirect/
> Martin

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