<AWT Dev> RFR: JDK-8210705 Stop exporting all symbols on macosx
Magnus Ihse Bursie
magnus.ihse.bursie at oracle.com
Mon Sep 24 17:33:29 UTC 2018
On 2018-09-24 17:43, Erik Joelsson wrote:
> Looks good.
Thanks. I realized there's one more part where we still export all
symbols on macosx, and that's the launchers. Here's an updated webrev
that handles them too:
> On 2018-09-24 02:00, Magnus Ihse Bursie wrote:
>> For historical reasons, we have exported all symbols on macosx. This
>> was an issue that probably arise with the very first macosx port, and
>> the complication that we then used map files with a format that Xcode
>> did not support.
>> Now we don't use mapfiles anymore, and there's no reason to keep
>> exporting all symbols on macosx. Instead, we should only export the
>> public symbols, just like for all other platforms.
>> All platform-independent code is already properly annotated with
>> JNIEXPORT, but there was a few files in libosxapp that needed some
>> additional JNIEXPORTs.
>> Bug: https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8210705
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