RFR : 8039131: CORBA build issue : sun.misc.JavaAWTAccess

Chris Hegarty chris.hegarty at oracle.com
Thu Apr 3 09:54:34 UTC 2014

The change looks ok to me.

We really need to get of 7u7 as the bootstrap.

You could simply catch ReflectiveOpertionException, but what you have is more specific.


On 3 Apr 2014, at 10:43, Seán Coffey <sean.coffey at oracle.com> wrote:

> The CORBA build issue continues. I was incorrectly using 7u40 as the bootstrap JDK. 7u7 is still the version that RE uses and that causes an issue since sun.misc.JavaAWTAccess wasn't introduced until 7u9.
> The fix proposed is short term. There's a discussion underway on build-dev to bump the JDK bootstrap version to JDK 8 for JDK 9 builds.
> Build and tests are good. I've used 7u7 this time for bootstrap!
> bug : https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8039131
> webrev : http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~coffeys/webrev.8039131/webrev/
> regards,
> Sean.

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