<AWT Dev> RFR: JDK-8165232 XKeycodeToKeysym is deprecated and should be replaced with XkbKeycodeToKeysym
Alan.Burlison at oracle.com
Tue Sep 6 21:03:00 UTC 2016
On 06/09/2016 21:42, Phil Race wrote:
> These are all internal-only entry points So if that exists (I did not
> know that it did) then I think you have a few options but the most
> forward looking is to get rid of all references to the deprecated
> methods and migrate all uses (inc. Java land ones) to the new code.
Thanks for the detail, doing as you suggest and migrating all the
references seems like the best approach as it shouldn't require any
followup work in the future. I'll make the changes you've suggested,
retest and post an updated webrev when I've done so.
> The declaration in XlibWrapper.java would need to be deleted. And BTW
> if that is done then javac will helpfully find all the places that
> you need to fix .. assuming no use of reflection.
I've done a text search for "XKeycodeToKeysym" across all the repos, the
only uses I've been able to find are normal calls.
Thanks for the help,
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