RFR JDK-8232624: Java cannot start: NewStringPlatform missing

Claes Redestad claes.redestad at oracle.com
Mon Oct 21 12:49:19 UTC 2019

On 2019-10-21 14:14, Alexey Ivanov wrote:
> Probably, Claes thought "NewStringPlatform" wasn't used. Yet it proved 
> that "NewStringPlatform" is still used.
> If required, I can create a follow-up issue to re-do the cleanup as Alan 
> suggested.

Yes, please. If some or even just one platform needs a special,
undecorated alias for this type of internal dll_lookup to work, it seems
prudent to add it back in a way that doesn't add it back (along with a
possibly non-free indirection) to every other platform.


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