review (S) for 6717150
Chuck.Rasbold at Sun.COM
Mon Oct 13 14:22:39 PDT 2008
On 10/13/08 14:15, Christian Thalinger wrote:
> On Mon, 2008-10-13 at 11:07 -0700, Chuck Rasbold wrote:
>> 6717150: improper constant folding of subnormal strictfp multiplications
>> and divides
>> Summary: suppress constant folding of double divides and multiplications
>> on ia32
>> This workaround fix is already in HS13, needs to be brought forward
>> into HS14. We should do a more elegant fix in the future.
> Hi Chuck!
> IMHO there is a typo in the comment of src/share/vm/opto/divnode.cpp:
> "multiplication" should read "division". Just to not confuse people who
> are trying to understand that code.
Indeed. I will make that change.
> - Christian
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