small tests change
dmitrij.pochepko at oracle.com
Mon Sep 15 12:31:42 UTC 2014
Filipp have put it:
> Email subject should follow review request style.
> Changes for review should be sent as webrev on cr.openjdk server. Ask
> Filipp or Igor to put it there for you. They also can be your
> sponsors. Filipp is these tests author and should review changes too.
> I am fine with running tests on all platforms.
> On 9/12/14 1:38 PM, dmitrij pochepko wrote:
>> Hi hotspot compiler team,
>> I'm a member of java sqe group, and currently i'm proposing a small
>> fix for hotspot tests.
>> A respective Jira issue is
>> https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8043674 - Update
>> compiler/intrinsic/bmi tests to run
>> it on all platforms.
>> A diff is attached. A bmi-related tests compare vm work using Xint
>> and Xcomp modes(assuming Xcomp uses bmi
>> instructions). In case of running on another platforms it's just
>> usual comparison of Xint and Xcomp modes, which won't
>> test bmi, however, some platforms might have some bmi-like
>> optimizations in future(for example, a powerpc platform have
>> the some of such instructions), so, it's only natural to allow bmi
>> tests to be run anywhere.
>> What i am asking is some reviewers for this diff and(in case review
>> is successfull) commiter to do the push(since i have
>> no commiter status).
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