<AWT Dev> [9] Review request for: 8136763 [macosx] java always returns only one value for "text/uri-list" dataflavor even if several files were copied

mikhail cherkasov mikhail.cherkasov at oracle.com
Wed Oct 7 12:40:58 UTC 2015

Hi Sergey,

Sorry, I've added wrong test, there's a correct version:


On 10/6/2015 18:29, Sergey Bylokhov wrote:
> Looks like the test is not in the final state.
> On 06.10.15 11:01, mikhail cherkasov wrote:
>> Hi there,
>> Please review a fix:
>> bug: https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8136763
>> webrev: http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~mcherkas/8136763/webrev.00/
>> The problem is similar to 
>> https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8081787
>> When user requests data for uri-list flavor, java returns xml without
>> any interpretation.
>> It is fixed by processing xml by dragQueryFile() method.
>> The other problem: if several files has been copied, there're available
>> two types in pasteboard for reading:
>> NSURLPboardType
>> NSFilenamesPboardType
>> but text/uri-list is associated only with NSURLPboardType - which
>> returns only first value from list of files that was copied.
>> To resolve this I added:
>> "FILE_NAME=text/uri-list;eoln="\r\n";terminators=1" line above
>> "URL=text/uri-list;eoln="\r\n";terminators=1".
>> So now, java will select FILE_NAME and return a full list of copied 
>> files.
>> Thanks,
>> Mikhail.

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