On 2/23/2018 3:18 PM, Christian Tornqvist wrote:
Why do we link jvm.dll with -base?
It is not clear to me why we do, so I was going to follow up with an RFE
to investigate & suggest the removal of -base if unnecessary.
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
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