<i18n dev> [9] RFR: 8032650: jdk/src/share/native/java/util: jni exception pending

Naoto Sato naoto.sato at oracle.com
Mon May 19 22:20:19 UTC 2014

The fix itself looks good to me. However, there are pieces of code that 
deal with Windows releases that are no longer supported. Should we 
remove those dead code?


On 5/19/26 H, 1:10 AM, Masayoshi Okutsu wrote:
> Hello,
> Could you please review the fix for 8032650? The bug report isn't
> visible outside Oracle. The problem is that the second call to
> JNU_GetStringPlatformChars() in
> Java_java_util_TimeZone_getSystemTimeZoneID() in
> src/share/native/java/util/TimeZone.c ignores possible exceptions. I
> decided to eliminate the `country' argument from the function, which
> eliminates the call. `country' used to be used in old Windows to
> distinguish combined time zones, but it's no longer useful. (bestMatch
> in src/windows/native/java/util/TimeZone_md.c doesn't work well.)
> bug report:
> https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8032650
> Webrev:
> http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~okutsu/9/8032650/webrev.00/
> Thanks,
> Masayoshi

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