[OpenJDK 2D-Dev] RFR: JDK-8196803: Fix build warnings in jdk libraries with Xcode 9

Sergey Bylokhov Sergey.Bylokhov at oracle.com
Tue Feb 6 20:54:05 UTC 2018

Hi, Erik.
Why XCode 9 was selected? It seems that 9.2 is the latest one.
9.2 produces some additional warnings even after this fix.

On 05/02/2018 14:54, Erik Joelsson wrote:
> When building with Xcode 9, we get some warnings triggered in jdk 
> libraries. This patch tries to fix them. See bug description for more 
> details on each of them. In short the following things are addressed:
> In src/java.desktop/macosx/native/libosxapp/NSApplicationAWT.m, remove 
> the check on MAC_OS_X_VERSION_MAX_ALLOWED. I don't think that's 
> relevant. The source needs to compile against the headers that are 
> present. This was touched on earlier in this thread: 
> http://mail.openjdk.java.net/pipermail/build-dev/2017-July/019486.html 
> and when going back, it's quite clear to me that the fix done there was 
> incorrect.
> In src/java.desktop/share/native/libsplashscreen/libpng/pngrutil.c, we 
> can't modify the source file itself, so here I've added a wrapper for 
> zlib.h that rewrites the ZLIB_VERNUM macro to a version that matches 
> what's available on the Macosx version we are building for. This type of 
> override can be brittle but seems to work OK in this case. While doing 
> this, I also refactored the handling of libz cflags and libs. They are 
> better set and exported from configure to be globally available in the 
> build.
> We also get warnings when linking static libraries. These are easily 
> fixed by adding the -mmacosx-version-min= arguments on these command 
> lines just like we do for linking shared libraries and executables. I 
> solved this by setting ARFLAGS and actually use that variable.
> Webrev: http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~erikj/8196803/webrev.01/index.html
> Bug: https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8196803
> /Erik

Best regards, Sergey.

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