[9] Request for Review: 8048337: Examine if macosx/bundle/JavaAppLauncher and JavaAppLauncher.java can be removed

David DeHaven david.dehaven at oracle.com
Fri Jun 27 17:38:53 UTC 2014

>> The Java source was being built and included in rt.jar, but it would not run because jdk/src/macosx/native/apple/launcher/JavaAppLauncher.m (implementing the two native methods) was not being built so it would have died with an UnsatisfiedLinkError. The Xcode project is not referenced anywhere in any makefile I looked at.
> I found JavaAppLauncher.o in $BUILD_OUTPUTDIR/jdk/libosx directory
> (see the symbols below).

Ah, ok. It wasn't explicitly listed in the makefiles so I made an assumption. In any case, removing it causes no build or runtime failures that I can tell.


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