review (XS) for 6987763: assert(kind() == EmptyExceptionState) failed: only EmptyExceptionStates can be modified
igor.veresov at oracle.com
Mon Sep 27 15:20:35 PDT 2010
On 9/27/10 3:15 PM, Tom Rodriguez wrote:
> 6987763: assert(kind() == EmptyExceptionState) failed: only EmptyExceptionStates can be modified
> Reviewed-by: roland
> The fix for 6987763 aggressively kills unusable locals in ValueStacks
> and there's some special case logic to keep these locals alive for
> JVMTI. An assert that should have been relaxed was missed leading to
> lots of tests failing. The fix is to properly relax this assert.
> The original changes for 6987763 were tested with the nsk tests but we
> rearranged some code in what was thought to be a benign way and didn't
> rerun the tests which is why this was missed. I've rerun all the nsk
> JVMTI related tests and it looks good.
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