<AWT Dev> [12] Review Request: 8212680 (JDK12b14/Solaris-sparc) SplashScreen::getSplashScreen call fails with ULE: "libsplashscreen.so: ld.so.1: java: fatal: libz.so.1: open failed: No such file or directory"

Sergey Bylokhov Sergey.Bylokhov at oracle.com
Wed Nov 28 23:11:01 UTC 2018

Please review the fix for jdk 12.

Bug: https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8212680
Webrev: http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~serb/8212680/webrev.00

On Solaris we faced the bug which was fixed in macOS already:

The problem is that there is a call to "inflateValidate" function in pngrutil.c[1], guarded by a preprocessor check of ZLIB_VERNUM being high enough and by the "PNG_IGNORE_ADLER32". If we compile this call in and link to the newer version of zlib, we will get link errors if the code is executed on an older Mac/Solaris/ with an older version of zlib.

The bug can be reproduced on "old" Solaris 11.3, which was not updated for a while(since 2015).

We can fix it by requiring some "OS Patches and Package Updates", but since it was
reproduced on macOS, and potentially can occur on other platforms, I have decided
to fix it in the code. The new property is introduced to the libpng "PNG_ADLER32_SUPPORTED",
which control the usage of "PNG_IGNORE_ADLER32" and as a result control the call to "inflateValidate"[1].
This new property is set in the makefile when we build "bundled" versions of libpng+zlib only.

This was reported upstream, and the future version of libpng may have some similar solution.

[1] http://hg.openjdk.java.net/jdk/jdk/file/396dfb0e8ba5/src/java.desktop/share/native/libsplashscreen/libpng/pngrutil.c#l457

Best regards, Sergey.

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