RFR: 7134701 [macosx] Support legacy native library names

Alan Bateman Alan.Bateman at oracle.com
Tue Mar 27 14:47:22 UTC 2012

On 27/03/2012 15:05, Michael McMahon wrote:
> JDK 8 fix for this issue. For readers not familiar with Mac OS, this 
> is to
> fix an issue which Apple's JDK 6 supports, but we broke in the jdk 7 
> initial port.
> The preferred native library file suffix is .dylib on Mac, but some 
> legacy libraries
> use the suffix .jnilib. Currently openjdk on mac does not recognise 
> the .jnilib suffix.
> This change is to restore that behavior
> http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~michaelm/7134701/webrev.1/
> If this change is accepted, we will look for approval to make the same 
> change in 7u4.
Looks okay to me.

Minor nit is that there are a couple of blank lines at the end of each 


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