review request (S): 7042656: JSR292: invokeExact/Generic doesn't throw UnsupportedOperationException if invoked via Method.invoke
tom.rodriguez at oracle.com
Tue May 17 11:21:30 PDT 2011
On May 17, 2011, at 4:45 AM, John Rose wrote:
> This is a point fix to make the native methods MethodHandle.invoke and .invokeExact throw UnsupportedOperationException.
> Currently they throw a linkage exception, because they are not actually defined by C code. (They are defined by Java, but when called fail to link. This UOE is the documented exception type.)
> Because this is an exception error, it is bundled with bug 7044892. This is a separate review because it is a JVM code change.
> -- John
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