<AWT Dev> RFE: Windows awt FileDialog in JDK9

Hendrik Schreiber hs at tagtraum.com
Thu Mar 10 07:22:34 UTC 2016

> On Mar 10, 2016, at 07:26, Semyon Sadetsky <semyon.sadetsky at oracle.com> wrote:
> In my opinion the switching to old/new file dialog should be presented in more explicit way. The automatic fallback may cause unexpected behavior. May be it is worth to introduce a new system property to regulate the file dialog version.

Hey Semyon,

I don’t have any strong feelings regarding an implicit switch or using a system property.

Assuming the user has set the system property to use the new dialog (old dialog as default), what do you suggest should happen when the user calls setFilenameFilter()?


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