Change JDK-8044480 breaks OpenJDK builds which bundle other libraries

Volker Simonis volker.simonis at
Tue Oct 28 18:08:30 UTC 2014

OK, I've created "8062312: OpenJDK build fails when bundling freetype
libraries" (


On Tue, Oct 28, 2014 at 9:05 AM, Erik Joelsson <erik.joelsson at> wrote:
> Hello,
> 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!
> /Erik

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