(11) RFR (S) JDK-8198640: VS2017 (LNK4281) Link Warning Against Missed ASLR Optimization

Lois Foltan lois.foltan at oracle.com
Fri Feb 23 21:12:33 UTC 2018


Thanks Erik!
Lois

On 2/23/2018 4:08 PM, Erik Joelsson wrote:
> Looks good.
>
> /Erik
>
>
> On 2018-02-23 12:11, Lois Foltan wrote:
>> Please review this fix to ignore linker warning (LNK4281).  This is a 
>> new linker warning generated by VS2017 v15.5 to "to point out any 
>> 64-bit image specified to link with a lower than 4GB base address 
>> doesn't get best ASLR optimization". The Hotspot jvm.dll is 
>> specifically linked with -base:0x8000000.  As recommended by 
>> https://developercommunity.visualstudio.com/content/problem/160970/upgrading-from-154-to-155-throw-lnk4281-warning.html, 
>> this linker warning can be suppressed with -ignore.
>>
>> open webrev at 
>> http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~lfoltan/bug_jdk8198640/webrev/
>> bug link https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8198640
>>
>> Testing (hs-tier1-3 & jdk-tier1-3) in progress
>>
>> Thanks,
>> Lois
>>
>>
>



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