RFR (XS): 8222510: Small cleanup for JDK launcher's make file

David Holmes david.holmes at oracle.com
Tue Apr 16 21:20:09 UTC 2019

On 16/04/2019 11:37 pm, Erik Joelsson wrote:
> Hello Man,
> The cleanup looks good, consider it reviewed. I do wonder if the removal 
> of LDFLAGS_solaris in JDK-8210931 was intentional, but since no problems 
> seem to have arisen from it, I guess it doesn't matter at this point.

I'd been wondering about that as well. The only reason I can think we 
may have linked the launcher with openwin is for splashscreen support. 
But that itself should be handled via libsplashscreen ... which it is 
(via X_LIBS variable).


> Regarding reviewers, for build changes, we only require one, because we 
> are so few in the build group so it would be impractical to require 
> more. We do like to always have someone from the build group review all 
> changes that touch any part of the build system though.
> /Erik
> On 2019-04-15 19:04, Man Cao wrote:
>> Hi,
>> Can I have reviews for this small cleanup? It basically removes some dead
>> and redundant variables and updates comment.
>> Webrev: https://cr.openjdk.java.net/~manc/8222510/webrev.00/
>> Bug: https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8222510
>> I found these issues while working on the tsan project (
>> http://hg.openjdk.java.net/tsan/dev/). Some relevant changes previously
>> touched the code include JDK-8210931, JDK-8199639, JDK-8141444.
>> And do I need only one review for this change? It seems many build files
>> changes only have one reviewer.
>> -Man

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