<AWT Dev>  Review Request: 8222789 Replace the usage of "Sun's Xinerama API" by the "XFree86's Xinerama API" on Solaris
philip.race at oracle.com
Mon Apr 22 16:14:01 UTC 2019
On 4/21/19 11:48 PM, Sergey Bylokhov wrote:
> Please review the fix for JDK 13.
> Bug: https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8222789
> Fix: http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~serb/8222789/webrev.00
> Currently, AWT on Solaris uses "Sun's Xinerama API" which is
> non-standard API implemented in the libXext, we use it from 2001, but
> the standard version of "Xinerama API" was added Solaris in nv_62:
> I have checked that libXinerama.so.1 library exists on Solaris 11
> Sparc and x64.
> I was able to prove that Java2D reports the correct number of the
> screens(the same as before the fix):
> - in Solaris Sparc when the X redirected to the dual-head Linux
> - in Solaris x64 in a VirtualBox when two screens are emulated
> After the fix we will use the same code for Linux/Solaris/AIX.
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