RFR: 8000975: Merge UNIXProcess.java.bsd & UNIXProcess.java.linux
rob.mckenna at oracle.com
Tue Oct 16 16:49:40 UTC 2012
That is true, and I'm just working on bringing Mike's Solaris changes
forward now. I hadn't considered that it would result in a difference in
Mac too. I'll get this work completed and see where it stands first.
On 16/10/12 17:35, Alan Bateman wrote:
> On 16/10/2012 17:15, Rob McKenna wrote:
>> It has been suggested to me (at least twice at this stage) that these
>> files should be merged since they're identical. This requires an
>> adjustment in perspective from "every platform should have its own
>> implementation" to "those platforms that differ from the norm should
>> have their own implementation". Given that the latter approach
>> simplifies things currently I believe it is the more sensible.
>> Webrev at:
> I don't have any objection to this but at some point I think we need
> to change the Solaris and Mac implementations to use posix_spawn, in
> which case it's possible that the Mac implementation will be different
> to the Linux implementation.
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