RFR: 8033565: Remove unused nativeNewStringPlatform and nativeGetStringPlatformChars

Alan Bateman Alan.Bateman at oracle.com
Thu Feb 6 07:58:19 UTC 2014

On 06/02/2014 05:18, David Holmes wrote:
> On 6/02/2014 8:58 AM, roger riggs wrote:
>> Please review this change to remove unused support in jni_util.c for
>> functions nativeNewStringPlatform and nativeGetStringPlatformChars.
>> On Windows, both were conditional on jvm.dll being installed on a path
>> containing "kernel".
>> On Solaris, Linux, and Mac, they had no-op implementations.
>> Webrev:
>> http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~rriggs/webrev-remove-nativenewstring-8033565/ 
> Looks good to me too! Hopefully that is the last remnant of the Kernel 
> VM.
Indeed. I thought the last of the remnants were removed in JDK 7 but it 
seems not. The changes look good to me too.


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