<AWT Dev> Second patch for 6927978 (Directory Selection standard dialog support)

Costantino Cerbo c.cerbo at gmail.com
Mon Oct 11 05:23:16 PDT 2010

Hi Anthony,

Thanks for the information.
I'm looking forward to see the new DirectoryDialog in the JDK 8!

Costantino from Stuttgart.

2010/10/11 Anthony Petrov <anthony.petrov at oracle.com>:
> Hello,
> Currently a lot of work is being done to stabilize the JDK 7.
> Taking into account the absent implementation of this feature for MS
> Windows, and QA resources allocated to thoroughly test the features and
> fixes already checked in into JDK 7, we decided to postpone the fix for
> 6927978 till JDK 8.
> I would like to personally thank Costantino Cerbo for his huge effort in
> implementing the functionality for X11 (for both GTK and GTK-less cases).
> The code remains at the same location (the link is below), and will be
> extended to include the MS Windows implementation once it is ready.
> If anyone on that mailing list wishes to help with Windows port, that would
> be very welcome!
> --
> best regards,
> Anthony
> On 10/5/2010 12:02 AM, Costantino Cerbo wrote:
>> What about the DirectoryDialog (6927978)?
>> 2010/9/8 Costantino Cerbo<c.cerbo at gmail.com>:
>>> I implemented on May the part for GTK and X-Windows but we still need
>>> the peer for MS Windows (webrev:
>>> http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~anthony/7-45-DirectoryDialog-6927978.1/).

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