Review request for 4917309 and 6864003
Alan.Bateman at Sun.COM
Fri Jul 24 08:56:35 PDT 2009
Paul Hohensee wrote:
> Can't remove it unless it's fixed in jdk6 as well as 7. Also, one of
> these days we'll
> get around to shipping current hotspot in jdk5 and maybe 1.4.2. How
> would these
> be affected?
I don't think it is used as it's not in the jdk's jvm.h yet. I checked
jdk6 this morning in case it was being used there but it doesn't appear
to be. I think the simplest way to get this parameter removed is to do
the hotspot changes now and wait until it's in a promoted build before
pushing the jdk changes. Doing it later, as Keith suggested, would
require a polka lasting several builds.
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