JDK-8009911 : [macosx] SWT app freeze when going full screen using Java 7 on Mac
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See the following SWT bug for details:
It sounds like a problem with JDK7/8 implementation of -XstartOnFirstThread option.
It is hard to add a regression test for this issue because:
1. We either need to have a dependency on SWT
2. Trying to use apple's API to check the GCD is not blocked fails, because we do not start the runloop with -XstartOnFirstThread option.