[9] RFR (S): 8068272: Extend WhiteBox API with methods that check monitor state and force safepoint

Filipp Zhinkin filipp.zhinkin at oracle.com
Mon Dec 29 16:26:52 UTC 2014

Hi all,

please review new methods added to WhiteBox which aimed to
- check if a monitor associated with a java object is an inflated one;
- force safepoint synchronization (and cause monitor's deflation).

These methods are required to solve several issues in compiler/rtm tests [1].

Bug id: https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8068272
Webrev: http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~fzhinkin/8068272/webrev.00/
Testing: on local machine.


[1] https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8050486

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