JDK-8004188 : Rename src/share/lib/security/java.security to java.security-linux
  • Type: Bug
  • Component: security-libs
  • Sub-Component: java.security
  • Affected Version: 7,8
  • Priority: P3
  • Status: Closed
  • Resolution: Fixed
  • OS: linux
  • Submitted: 2012-11-29
  • Updated: 2013-09-04
  • Resolved: 2012-12-04
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7u40Fixed 8 b69Fixed
The java.security file w/o a suffix in the source repo only applies to linux. Adding a "-linux" suffix will help avoid accidental issues where updates are made to the java.security file and not the other OS-specific files (java.security-macosx, java.security-solaris, java.security-windows). 
Verified file name change and Makefile changes against /java/re/jdk/8/promoted/latest/ws/jdk