Sounds like a good plan :)
> On Feb 23, 2018, at 3:22 PM, Lois Foltan <lois.fol...@oracle.com> wrote:
>> On 2/23/2018 3:18 PM, Christian Tornqvist wrote:
>> Hi Lois,
>> Why do we link jvm.dll with -base?
> Hi Christian,
> 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