RFR: 8220784: hsdis cannot be built with MinGW64

David Holmes david.holmes at oracle.com
Wed Mar 20 02:25:14 UTC 2019


On 20/03/2019 11:54 am, Yasumasa Suenaga wrote:
> Hi David,
> 
> 2019年3月20日(水) 10:38 David Holmes <david.holmes at oracle.com>:
>>
>> Hi Yasumasa,
>>
>> I'm not familar with building hsdis, but if the only currnet problem is
>> on Windows, why is the fix not restricted to only building on Windows?
> 
> For Solaris and Linux, -lz is not added to LDFLAGS. I think it means
> initial committer want to use zlib in binutils.
> And zlib in binutils will be built implicitly in build phase in binutils.
> 
>> Otherwise we need people who build hsdis on other platforms to comment
>> on the appropriateness of the fix.
> 
> If using different zlib is used by platforms is allowed, I will upload
> webrev which affects Windows only.
> What do you think?

That seems preferable/simpler. Then you only need to know that your 
change works for non-MinGW64 environments.

Thanks,
David

> 
> Thanks,
> 
> Yasumasa
> 
> 
>> Thanks,
>> David
>>
>> On 20/03/2019 11:07 am, Yasumasa Suenaga wrote:
>>> Hi Erik, David,
>>>
>>> I checked this change on Linux x64 and MinGW for Windows.
>>> According to hsdis README, we need to use MinGW cross compiler to
>>> build hsdis [1]. So I think Cygwin is not required.
>>>
>>> I do not have macOS and AIX. So I cannot check this change on them.
>>>
>>> BTW is hsdis included Java SE spec?
>>> hsdis seems not to be included jtreg tests, and it is not contained in
>>> OpenJDK binaries.
>>> I think it is allowed even if we lack some test for hsdis if hsdis is
>>> not required for Java SE.
>>> If not so, I want sponsor(s) for this change.
>>>
>>>
>>> Thanks,
>>>
>>> Yasumasa
>>>
>>>
>>> [1] http://hg.openjdk.java.net/jdk/jdk/file/ddfb658c8ce3/src/utils/hsdis/README#l91
>>>
>>> 2019年3月20日(水) 6:54 David Holmes <david.holmes at oracle.com>:
>>>>
>>>> CC'ing hotspot-dev. I agree this needs to be checked on every platform
>>>> affected. I can't comment on the fix itself.
>>>>
>>>> David
>>>>
>>>> On 20/03/2019 2:36 am, Erik Joelsson wrote:
>>>>> I think this needs to be reviewed by at least someone in hotspot who
>>>>> regularly builds hsdis. I can't really comment on the validity of the
>>>>> patch as I'm unfamiliar with both hsdis as well as this makefile. Have
>>>>> you at least verified the build on all the platforms which you affect
>>>>> with this change (which would be at least Macos, AIX and Windows in a
>>>>> normal Cygwin VS env)?
>>>>>
>>>>> /Erik
>>>>>
>>>>> On 2019-03-18 17:56, Yasumasa Suenaga wrote:
>>>>>> Hi all,
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Please review this change:
>>>>>>
>>>>>>      JBS: https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8220784
>>>>>>      webrev: http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~ysuenaga/JDK-8220784/webrev.00/
>>>>>>
>>>>>> I attempt to build hsdis for Windows on WSL Ubuntu 18.04 with
>>>>>> gcc-mingw-w64-x86-64, but I saw error messages that some functions
>>>>>> which are provided by zlib are unresolved.
>>>>>> We need to link to zlib.
>>>>>>
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Thanks,
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Yasumasa


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