Change JDK-8044480 breaks OpenJDK builds which bundle other libraries

Erik Joelsson erik.joelsson at
Tue Oct 28 08:05:33 UTC 2014


On 2014-10-27 18:16, Volker Simonis wrote:
> Hi Erik,
> Did you mean I should open a bug and propose a fix as suggested by you
> or was that just intended as workaround for my local build problem?
> (I've actually solved my local problem by replacing the sym-links by
> hard-links which was easy in my case because I built freetype).
> I'd actually prefer to fix it by adding the "mkdir & cp" as the real
> cause of the problem is a race as you've correctly described in
> "8057755: Race in copying of libfreetype".
Please propose the fix, it sounds like it's needed!


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