<AWT Dev> RFR: 8136570: Avoid setting environment variables related to /usr/dt
martinrb at google.com
Wed Sep 16 17:53:55 UTC 2015
and is now the best kind of change, a pure-deletion change.
On Wed, Sep 16, 2015 at 9:00 AM, Phil Race <philip.race at oracle.com> wrote:
> That is fine by me. If any one on awt-dev knows of a reason to keep it
> they should speak up.
> On 9/15/15 5:09 PM, Martin Buchholz wrote:
> We would be entirely happy if the environment frobbing code were to be
> Should I change my code to do that?
> On Tue, Sep 15, 2015 at 3:49 PM, Phil Race <philip.race at oracle.com> wrote:
>> I don't understand that original assessment.
>> Switching to XAWT had no impact on this code except to make it pointless.
>> i.e it did not prevent its execution.
>> I doubt there is any code left in the JDK that will derive any
>> benefit from it still being there. All CDE/Motif & Xt related code is
>> This should have been removed along with it but was doubtless not
>> in plain sight to whoever did that.
>> So unless I am missing something you could go further and just delete it.
>> On 9/15/2015 3:13 PM, Martin Buchholz wrote:
>>> I reported this bug 12 years ago, but it was closed Will Not Fix, and
>>> this year I see java programs crashing because of it!
>>> This is a partial fix.
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