RFR(M): 8008555: Debugging code in compiled method sometimes leaks memory

Christian Thalinger christian.thalinger at oracle.com
Wed Mar 13 12:15:55 PDT 2013

On Mar 12, 2013, at 9:56 AM, Roland Westrelin <roland.westrelin at oracle.com> wrote:

> Same change but rather than allocate temporary strings in the heap, they are allocated in the resource area and built with stringStream:
> http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~roland/8008555/webrev.02/

For every use of code_string you basically have this code pattern:

+  const char* str = code_string(ss.as_string());
+  assert(str != NULL, "no string?");

Perhaps we should assert for null in code_string itself?

-- Chris

> Roland.

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