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JDK-8014460 : Need to check for non-empty EXT_LIBS_PATH before using it

Details
Type:
Bug
Submit Date:
2013-05-13
Status:
Resolved
Updated Date:
2014-09-04
Project Name:
JDK
Resolved Date:
2013-05-16
Component:
hotspot
OS:
Sub-Component:
build
CPU:
Priority:
P4
Resolution:
Fixed
Affected Versions:
hs25
Fixed Versions:
hs25 (b34)

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Sub Tasks

Description
In

../hotspot/make/linux/makefiles/arm.make

we have

  LIBS += $(EXT_LIBS_PATH)/sflt_glibc.a

but this needs to be conditional on the path being set

+ifneq ($(EXT_LIBS_PATH),)
  LIBS += $(EXT_LIBS_PATH)/sflt_glibc.a
+endif

CFLAGS += -DVM_LITTLE_ENDIAN
~
~
~

                                    

Comments
SQE OK to take low risk fix to CPU14_02
                                     
2014-03-03
 8032740 bug is dependent on this change.  Without it the fix will fail for source bundles. 
LOW RIsk change.. Has been tested in 8 for along time now.
                                     
2014-02-28
URL:   http://hg.openjdk.java.net/hsx/hsx25/hotspot/rev/293b99787401
User:  amurillo
Date:  2013-05-24 19:58:24 +0000

                                     
2013-05-24
URL:   http://hg.openjdk.java.net/hsx/hotspot-emb/hotspot/rev/293b99787401
User:  dholmes
Date:  2013-05-16 03:33:12 +0000

                                     
2013-05-16



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