[jdk7u-dev] Please review the fix for 7126832

Jim Holmlund james.holmlund at oracle.com
Wed Jan 25 10:29:57 PST 2012

Here is the bug:

Here is the webrev

The fix is the same as the fix in jdk8 with one exception:
- in JDK 8, the compile(...) methods in Main.java return Result whereas in JDK 7 they return int
- the patch adds a new compile method, so in 8 this new method is
          public Result compile(String[] args,   .....

   whereas in 7u-dev, it is
          public int compile(String[] args,   .....

Here is the patch in jdk 8:

    - langtools built and regression tests run on Windows

- jjh

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