RFR (S) 8232168: Fix non wide char canonicalization on Windows

Alan Bateman Alan.Bateman at oracle.com
Tue Oct 29 14:33:21 UTC 2019

On 23/10/2019 14:26, Langer, Christoph wrote:
> Hi Alan,
>> I have this on my list to look at. I think we'll need to figure out a
>> path to separate the usages (the JPLIS agent usage is technical debt, we
>> should have addressed that issue a long time ago).
> I agree that it's a good thing to explore how the different usages of calls to canonicalize could be disentangled. However, can't we defer that to another item? This one seems like a straightforward bugfix to me, with some cleanup attached. And I've prepared some more cleanup in that area already which is dependent on this fix - so I'd appreciate if this wouldn't be procrastinated too much :)
I went through the change and they look okay to me (much smaller than I 
was expecting). I think we will need to figure out a solution for the 
JPLIS agent at some point because it shouldn't be using functions in 
libjava (having the VM use the function isn't too bad I suppose).


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