[OpenJDK 2D-Dev] [12] Review request for 8201818: [macosx] Printing attributes break page size set via "java.awt.print.Book" object

Anton Litvinov anton.litvinov at oracle.com
Mon Aug 27 15:44:17 UTC 2018

Hello Prasanta,

Thank you for approval of the fix. Yes, sure, I will add "@key headful" 
to the regression test before integration of the fix.

Thank you,

On 27/08/2018 08:16, Prasanta Sadhukhan wrote:
> looks good to me. Please add @key headful to test before pushing.
> Regards
> Prasanta
> On 8/23/2018 9:49 PM, Anton Litvinov wrote:
>> I am sorry for an additional e-mail. In the previous e-mail I forgot 
>> to specify, that during the experiment not only JDK 11+28 was used, 
>> but also JDK 8u181 b13 was used. The correction in the first sentence 
>> below is marked with the bold font style.
>> On 23/08/2018 16:32, Anton Litvinov wrote:
>>> Hello Prasanta,
>>> By your explicit request today I have verified and confirm that the 
>>> bug is not reproducible on MS Windows 10 OS, Linux Ubuntu 16.04.2 
>>> x86_64 OS with JDK 11+28*, JDK 8u181 b13*, therefore I confirm again 
>>> that this bug is macOS specific.
>>> The root cause of the issue is described in my review request, I do 
>>> not see a big reason to accomplish and provide here detailed 
>>> comparisons of how printing area code related to this issue is 
>>> implemented on all supported platforms; code for Windows, Linux, 
>>> macOS platforms has differences. This fix is for this specific bug 
>>> in macOS implementation of JDK. The bug is not reproducible on 
>>> Windows and Linux, simply because JDK code for Windows, Linux does 
>>> not involve calling the method 
>>> "RasterPrinterJob.getPageFormatFromAttributes()".
>>> I do not want to alter any generic code under this bug record to 
>>> address macOS specific issue, it will be certainly more error prone.
>>> Thank you,
>>> Anton
>>> On 23/08/2018 06:40, Prasanta Sadhukhan wrote:
>>>> Hi Anton,
>>>> One thing I would like to know..since you told this fix will only 
>>>> affects macOS platform, did you check if this is not reproducible 
>>>> in windows or linux, if not why? If yes, then maybe we should put 
>>>> the fix in more generic place!!
>>>> Regards
>>>> Prasanta
>>>> On 8/23/2018 12:29 AM, Anton Litvinov wrote:
>>>>> Hello Phil,
>>>>> Thank you for review of this fix. It is correct, this code area 
>>>>> was already touched by 3 fixes which you specified, but they are 
>>>>> just 2 attempts to fix the same issue and 1 rollback of the 1st 
>>>>> fix, which was dictated by the fact that at that time JDK 9 passed 
>>>>> RDP 1. Answers to your questions are following:
>>>>> 1.  No, absolutely, this bug is not a regression from the fix for 
>>>>> 8181659. This bug exists in JDK for a long time, this is proved by 
>>>>> the fact that I was able to reproduce it with JDK 8u112 b16, while 
>>>>> the fix for 8167102 was never released in GA JDK 8 update, except 
>>>>> for 1 released build JDK 8u131 b32. I consider this bug as an 
>>>>> independent issue from 8167102, because of a difference in a test 
>>>>> scenario (in 8167102 "java.awt.print.Printable" interface is 
>>>>> involved, in this bug "java.awt.print.Pageable" interface is 
>>>>> involved), but at the same time they both have the same root 
>>>>> cause. The end user, which reported 8167102 changed conditions by 
>>>>> moving its application from setting "Printable" object to a 
>>>>> printer job to setting "Pageable" object ("java.awt.print.Book") 
>>>>> and encountered this issue.
>>>>> 2.  Yes, sure, I verified that the bug 8167102 is still not 
>>>>> reproducible with this fix by using the existing "jtreg" 
>>>>> regression test 
>>>>> "test/jdk/java/awt/print/PageFormat/WrongPaperPrintingTest.java".
>>>>> 3.  Today I have run all available "jtreg" manual and automatic 
>>>>> regression tests in the directories specified below and in our 
>>>>> closed directories (total 189 tests) using both JDK 12 compiled 
>>>>> without and with the fix, and verified that no new test failed on 
>>>>> JDK 12 with the fix.
>>>>> Directories with the executed regression tests:
>>>>> - "test/jdk/java/awt/print"
>>>>> - "test/jdk/javax/print"
>>>>> 4. Yes, I verified that the fix works as expected for specified by 
>>>>> you 3 cases:
>>>>> a)  no print dialog - attached to the bug record test case 
>>>>> "PrintingAttributeBreaksBookPageSize.java"
>>>>> b)  native print dialog - the created regression test 
>>>>> "test/jdk/java/awt/print/PageFormat/WrongPaperForBookPrintingTest.java" 
>>>>> c)  swing print dialog - the regression test in point #b with 
>>>>> modification in 1 line.
>>>>> Thank you,
>>>>> Anton
>>>>> On 21/08/2018 00:37, Philip Race wrote:
>>>>>> Hi,
>>>>>> The fix looks reasonable.
>>>>>> But we've touched the code being touched here quite recently and 
>>>>>> the history
>>>>>> there shows that this can be tricky to get right :
>>>>>> 8167102: [macosx] PrintRequestAttributeSet breaks page size set 
>>>>>> using PageFormat
>>>>>> caused
>>>>>> 8181192: [macos] javafx.print.PrinterJob.showPrintDialog() hangs 
>>>>>> on macOS
>>>>>> so then we had
>>>>>> 8181659: Create an alternative fix for JDK-8167102, whose fix was 
>>>>>> backed out
>>>>>> Is this new bug a regression caused by the previous fix ?
>>>>>> Have you verified the previous fix is still functional ?
>>>>>> What tests have been run ?
>>>>>> Can you make sure this works in the cases of
>>>>>> a) no dialog
>>>>>> b) swing dialog
>>>>>> c) native dialog.
>>>>>> -phil.
>>>>>> On 8/17/18, 12:42 PM, Anton Litvinov wrote:
>>>>>>> Hello,
>>>>>>> Could you please review the following fix for the bug.
>>>>>>> Bug: https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8201818
>>>>>>> Webrev: 
>>>>>>> http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~alitvinov/8201818/jdk12/webrev.00
>>>>>>> The bug consists in the fact that, if any one printing attribute 
>>>>>>> is contained in "PrintRequestAttributeSet" during the call to 
>>>>>>> "java.awt.print.PrinterJob.print(PrintRequestAttributeSet)" 
>>>>>>> method, a page size from "java.awt.print.PageFormat" object 
>>>>>>> provided by "java.awt.print.Book" set to a printer job through 
>>>>>>> "PrinterJob.setPageable(Pageable)" method is not respected and 
>>>>>>> the printer job prints the document on a page of a size equal to 
>>>>>>> a default page size of a selected printer.
>>>>>>> The root cause of the bug is 
>>>>>>> "sun.print.RasterPrinterJob.getPageFormatFromAttributes()" 
>>>>>>> method which returns "PageFormat" object constructed from 
>>>>>>> default settings of the selected printer, if the attribute set 
>>>>>>> in the printer job is not empty. For the case in this bug, when 
>>>>>>> the user explicitly sets "Book" object for the printer job, this 
>>>>>>> method should not return anything except for "null", because:
>>>>>>> 1. According to the documentation for the method 
>>>>>>> "PrinterJob.print(PrintRequestAttributeSet)" from Java Platform 
>>>>>>> SE 8 API Specification, if a user sets "java.awt.print.Pageable" 
>>>>>>> object for "PrinterJob", then printing attributes related to 
>>>>>>> media size, imageable area, page orientation will not influence 
>>>>>>> anyhow the "PageFormat" object used for printing, and only 
>>>>>>> "PageFormat" provided by the "Pageable" object will be used.
>>>>>>> Statement: "For clients of the Pageable interface, the 
>>>>>>> PageFormat will always be as supplied by that interface, on a 
>>>>>>> per page basis."
>>>>>>> Specification URL #1: 
>>>>>>> https://docs.oracle.com/javase/8/docs/api/java/awt/print/PrinterJob.html#print-javax.print.attribute.PrintRequestAttributeSet-
>>>>>>> 2. Documentation on the method 
>>>>>>> "PrinterJob.printDialog(PrintRequestAttributeSet)" acknowledges 
>>>>>>> the point #1 by the statement "If using the Pageable interface, 
>>>>>>> clients which intend to use media selected by the user must 
>>>>>>> create a PageFormat derived from the user's selections.".
>>>>>>> Specification URL #2: 
>>>>>>> https://docs.oracle.com/javase/8/docs/api/java/awt/print/PrinterJob.html#printDialog-javax.print.attribute.PrintRequestAttributeSet-
>>>>>>> The solution consists in changing the method 
>>>>>>> "RasterPrinterJob.getPageFormatFromAttributes()" to return 
>>>>>>> "null" for cases, when the "Pageable" object set in the printer 
>>>>>>> job is not an instance of "sun.print.OpenBook" class, which is 
>>>>>>> exclusively used by the printer job to wrap "Printable" object 
>>>>>>> set by the user through "PrinterJob.setPrintable(Printable)".
>>>>>>> The fix affects only macOS platform, because 
>>>>>>> "RasterPrinterJob.getPageFormatFromAttributes()" method is 
>>>>>>> called only from the macOS specific native code in the file 
>>>>>>> "src/java.desktop/macosx/native/libawt_lwawt/awt/CPrinterJob.m".
>>>>>>> Thank you,
>>>>>>> Anton

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