[OpenJDK 2D-Dev] Request to backport fix for 6708392 to openjdk6
Andrew John Hughes
gnu_andrew at member.fsf.org
Sat Sep 12 23:46:16 UTC 2009
2009/9/13 Martin Buchholz <martinrb at google.com>:
> [Trying to correct the email addresses of original patch authors/reviewers]
> The consensus seems to be that the fix for
> 6708392: Provide internal API to create OverrideRedirect windows, XToolkit
> belongs in openjdk6 and that it supersedes a similar patch that is now
> in icedtea.
> I am committing it to openjdk6 now.
> Presumably icedtea maintainers will do likewise.
IcedTea doesn't include a copy of OpenJDK. We just no longer apply
our patch when this changeset becomes available in a build drop (which
should be soon if you do it now - b17).
> On Fri, Sep 11, 2009 at 06:50, Andrew John
> Hughes<gnu_andrew at member.fsf.org> wrote:
>> 2009/9/11 Mark Wielaard <mjw at redhat.com>:
>>> On Thu, 2009-09-10 at 18:01 -0700, Martin Buchholz wrote:
>>>> Hi SunToolkit.setOverrideRedirect team,
>>> Hi Martin,
>>>> 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.
>>> This is a rewrite of a similar fix I made:
>>> It fixes some issues with MetaCity and solves some TCK failures.
>>> It has been in IcedTea for a long time.
>>> The difference with the IcedTea patch rewrite is discussed here:
>> We're also still carrying the patch in IcedTea7 despite it presumably
>> now being made redundant by this other patch. I guess I missed the
>> discussion Mark referenced, presumably because I wasn't subscribed to
>> awt-dev back then.
>> Martin, thanks for bringing this up and please commit the patch to jdk6.
>> Andrew :-)
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