RFR(XS) : 8038240 : new WB API to get nmethod

Vladimir Kozlov vladimir.kozlov at oracle.com
Mon Mar 24 21:11:14 UTC 2014


Can we pass a structure instead of code's array? We can add an 
additional information about nmethod into such structure later if 
needed. For now it would have just one pointer to jbyteArray array.


On 3/24/14 10:24 AM, Igor Ignatyev wrote:
> Hi all,
> Please review the patch which introduces a new WhiteBox method -- byte[]
> getNMethod(). We need this method to write reliable tests for
> JDK-8031321 : 'Support Intel bit manipulation instructions'.
> webrev: http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~iignatyev/8038240/webrev.00/
> jbs: https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8038240
> testing: jprt

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