<AWT Dev> Mac OS X 10.10 crash in CInputMethod getNativeLocale

Alexander Scherbatiy alexandr.scherbatiy at oracle.com
Mon Aug 24 11:57:15 UTC 2015

On 8/16/2015 3:06 PM, Laurens Holst wrote:
> Regarding the following bug,
> https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8065550
> I encounter the same issue with my own application when using the 
> osxappbundle-maven-plugin (trying to migrate away from the old Java 6 
> launcher), which is based on the Java Application Bundler. I stumbled 
> upon this report when searching for solutions in Google, unfortunately 
> I can not add comments to the JDK issue tracker so I’ll post them here:
> I reliably reproduce this issue under the following conditions:
> 1. using the Java Application Bundler (it runs fine when running the 
> jar directly), and
> 2. using the "US (International) - Pc" keyboard layout
> I briefly get to see some UI, but the app crashes within a second, 
> even when I do nothing but prompt a dialog.

    Thank you for you report.

    It looks like an issue in the JRS library. I sent the request to the 
java-dev Apple alias: 

    Could you look is Java 6 is installed on your system? In my case the 
crash went away after the Java 6 installation.


> ~Laurens

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