RFR : 8044725 :Bug in zlib 1.2.5 prevents inflation of some gzipped files (zlib 1.2.8 port)

Seán Coffey sean.coffey at oracle.com
Tue Sep 9 17:14:15 UTC 2014

Thanks for review Sherman. I'll go ahead and push current changes. Not 
sure what to do with the zlib launcher reference. Most likely not needed 
but we can rip that code out under a new bug ID if necessary.


On 08/09/2014 18:34, Xueming Shen wrote:
> On 09/03/2014 03:05 AM, Seán Coffey wrote:
>> I'd like to port the zlib v1.2.8 libraries to JDK 7u. Currently, 7u 
>> uses zlib v1.2.3 libraries. 8u20 was recently upgraded to 1.2.8. zlib 
>> fixes since 1.2.3 can be found at 
>> http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~coffeys/webrev.8044725.7u/webrev/raw_files/new/src/share/native/java/util/zip/zlib-1.2.8/ChangeLog
>> While porting, I noticed that the Program.gmk had a bad reference in 
>> it to zlib 1.1.3 (JDK6  version) - I've corrected that to 1.2.8 for 
>> now but question if the extra INCLUDE directive is even needed.
>> bug report : https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8044725
>> webrev : http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~coffeys/webrev.8044725.7u/webrev/
>> regards,
>> Sean.
> looks fine.
> I'm not sure about the program.gmk...in the past the other two places 
> that need the zlib
> src reference are the launcher and the splash code.
> -sherman

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