Review request: JDK-8061924 - demos target fails if users CDPATH is incorrectly set

Erik Joelsson erik.joelsson at
Fri Oct 24 09:44:33 UTC 2014

The proposed change looks good. I will push it to jdk9/dev.


On 2014-10-23 15:01, Dave Pointon wrote:
> Hi all ,
> Having found and already reported (at
>, the above bug, I would
> be indebted to you if you would be good enough to review the patch (which
> is included in-line in the above due to its small size) with a view to
> implementation in jdk9 and later back-porting to jdk8u. At the time of
> writing, both the bug and the efficacy of the patch, have been tested on
> x86, x86_64, ppc, ppc64 & ppcle platforms.
> TIA & rgds ,
> --
> Dave Pointon FIAP MBCS
> Now I saw, tho' too late, the folly of beginning a work before we count the
> cost and before we we judge rightly of our strength to go thro' with it -
> Robinson Crusoe

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