RFR: JDK-8201267: Disable warnings for VS2017 to enable building

Magnus Ihse Bursie magnus.ihse.bursie at oracle.com
Mon Apr 9 07:56:28 UTC 2018

On 2018-04-07 01:04, Erik Joelsson wrote:
> We are rather close to being able to build the JDK using VS2017. There 
> are still some warnings that need to be disabled (separate issues 
> filed to fix them) and some other minor build tweaks that has surfaced 
> now that Hotspot builds successfully.
> With this patch, it should be possible to build using VS2017.
> Notes on changes:
> * In toolchain_windows.m4, the BASIC_FIXUP_PATH was redundant as all 
> directories sent in here are already fixed. Calling it here messes up 
> the filename of the dll, which in VS2017 is more than 8 chars.
> * In NativeCompilation.gmk, this is unrelated but fixes incremental 
> builds on Windows. Adlc.exe gets relinked every time otherwise.
> * Reentrancy.c is a fix for JDK-8201215 suggested in bug comments there.
> Bug: https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8201267
> Webrev: http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~erikj/8201267/webrev.01/index.html
Looks good to me.

> /Erik

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