Hi Lois,

Why do we link jvm.dll with -base? 


> On Feb 23, 2018, at 3:11 PM, Lois Foltan <lois.fol...@oracle.com> wrote:
> Please review this fix to ignore linker warning (LNK4281).  This is a new 
> linker warning generated by VS2017 v15.5 to "to point out any 64-bit image 
> specified to link with a lower than 4GB base address doesn't get best ASLR 
> optimization". The Hotspot jvm.dll is specifically linked with 
> -base:0x8000000.  As recommended by 
> https://developercommunity.visualstudio.com/content/problem/160970/upgrading-from-154-to-155-throw-lnk4281-warning.html,
>  this linker warning can be suppressed with -ignore.
> open webrev at http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~lfoltan/bug_jdk8198640/webrev/
> bug link https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8198640
> Testing (hs-tier1-3 & jdk-tier1-3) in progress
> Thanks,
> Lois

Reply via email to