vs2010+cygwin build failure jdk9/dev, char cannot be represented in current code page

Erik Joelsson erik.joelsson at oracle.com
Fri May 15 12:46:14 UTC 2015

Hello Max,

I just synced up my jdk9/dev on Windows and built successfully using 
VS2010. I doubt changing compilers will have any effect.


On 2015-05-13 17:43, Weijun Wang wrote:
> I have just synced my local jdk9/dev repos and today I see this build 
> error:
> c:/cygwin/space/repos/jdk9/dev/jdk/src/java.desktop/share/native/liblcms/cmscgats.c 
> : error C2220: warning treated as error - no 'object' file generated
> c:/cygwin/space/repos/jdk9/dev/jdk/src/java.desktop/share/native/liblcms/cmscgats.c 
> : warning C4819: The file contains a character that cannot be 
> represented in the current code page (936). Save the file in Unicode 
> format to prevent data loss
> Same in 
> src/closed/java.desktop/share/native/libt2k/t2k/ttHints/FntDebug.c.
> Looks like there are several <0x93> <0x94> or (c) chars there. Must I 
> upgrade to VS2013? Or is there something else go wrong?
> Thanks
> Max

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