Review Request JDK-8164512: Replace ClassLoader use of finalizer with phantom reference to unload native library

Alan Bateman Alan.Bateman at
Tue Oct 10 08:44:19 UTC 2017

On 09/10/2017 21:17, mandy chung wrote:
> David, Peter, Alan
> The VM has a fast path to search the symbol from first for 
> bootstrap loader.  That was the case I mostly concern about 
> performance and it's not impacted by this change.   Also I consulted 
> with Claes on the performance impact.   I took your suggestion and 
> made systemNativeLibraries and nativeLibraries volatile.
> Updated webrev:
This update looks good to me.


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