<AWT Dev> RfR JDK-8055831 Open Source Java Access Bridge
erik.joelsson at oracle.com
Tue Mar 24 14:55:16 UTC 2015
On 2015-03-24 14:08, Magnus Ihse Bursie wrote:
>> JavaAccessBridge.DEF is pretty empty. I'll see if the build will work
>> without it.
>> WinAccessBridge.DEF seems like it might be needed. What do you think?
> Is it accessed by the compiler? Unless it is given as input to the
> compiler or linker command line, it is not used in the build. Unless
> the microsoft compiler does some magic trick and picks up files
> unasked based on filename, that is. (Unlikely but not impossible, but
> I'd like to see that proved.)
The .DEF file is not used unless the linker is called with '-def
file.def'. AFAIK, we never did that in the jdk build. More info can be
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