JDK-8043646 : libosxapp.dylib fails to build on Mac OS 10.9 with clang
  • Type: Bug
  • Component: client-libs
  • Sub-Component: java.awt
  • Affected Version: 8,9
  • Priority: P4
  • Status: Resolved
  • Resolution: Fixed
  • OS: os_x
  • CPU: x86_64
  • Submitted: 2014-05-21
  • Updated: 2021-05-25
  • Resolved: 2014-05-22
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8u251Fixed 9 b22Fixed openjdk8u302Fixed
Description
Undefined symbols for architecture x86_64:
  "_attachCurrentThread", referenced from:
      +[ThreadUtilities getJNIEnv] in ThreadUtilities.o
      +[ThreadUtilities getJNIEnvUncached] in ThreadUtilities.o
ld: symbol(s) not found for architecture x86_64
clang: error: linker command failed with exit code 1 (use -v to see invocation)
make[2]: *** [/Volumes/work/tot/jdk9/build/macosx-x86_64-normal-server-slowdebug/jdk/lib/libosxapp.dylib] Error 1

This is with JDK checked out using "hg clone http://hg.openjdk.java.net/jdk9/hs-rt jdk9" as of today (May 21, 2014)

JDK configured using "./configure --with-boot-jdk=`/usr/libexec/java_home -v 1.8` --with-debug-level=slowdebug --with-jobs=8" and build using "make images"
Comments
Fix Request (8u). Part of making 8u build using Xcode 12. Trivial change, applies cleanly.
13-05-2021

Changing: inline void attachCurrentThread(void** env) { to: static inline void attachCurrentThread(void** env) { in ThreadUtilitlies.m will fix the problem.
21-05-2014