[RFC] Netx: some native libraries are not found

Deepak Bhole dbhole at redhat.com
Tue Jun 29 11:06:26 PDT 2010

* Omair Majid <omajid at redhat.com> [2010-06-21 10:33]:
> Hi,
> There is a bug in the current version of Netx that fails to find
> some native libraries [1][2].
> In the current implementation of Netx, one classloader is created
> per JNLP file; for JNLP files loaded as extensions, the classloaders
> share information about where to find resources. Unfortunately, they
> do not share any information about where to find native libraries.
> This makes Web Start applications with extensions that use native
> libraries fail. The proposed patch [3] fixes this.
> Any comments concerns? Should I go ahead and commit this fix?

Patch looks good to me. Assuming you have tested it, please go ahead and


> Cheers,
> Omair
> [1] http://icedtea.classpath.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=507
> [2] https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=526247
> [3] http://icedtea.classpath.org/bugzilla/attachment.cgi?id=368

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