Request for backport of JDK12 fix to JDK8u

Andrew Haley aph at
Thu Jan 24 17:56:15 UTC 2019

On 1/24/19 1:50 PM, Schober, Sven (PPAL EN SM) wrote:
> This issue was addressed in JDK12 in [2]. The third segment, where the call to WSAGetLastError() is done earlier in SocketInputStream.c resolves our issue.
> Are there any plans to backport this fix to JDK8u?

Not that I know of. Your choice at this point would be either to contribute
the backport yourself or get someone else, perhaps someone with whom you
have an OpenJDK support contract, to do so. The patch looks to be very
straightforward, so I'm sure it would be accepted.

> [1]:
> [2]:

Andrew Haley
Java Platform Lead Engineer
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