Suspicious code in GraphKit::record_profiled_receiver_for_speculation

Tobias Hartmann tobias.hartmann at
Thu Jul 7 07:35:59 UTC 2016

Hi Roland,

On 07.07.2016 09:32, Roland Westrelin wrote:
>> Thanks for reporting this issue! The "return n" was introduced by JDK-8031755 [1] and I think it can be removed. I filed JDK-8160942 [2] to investigate.
> As Radek pointed it's not only the extra return, it's also the
> assignment to maybe_null in the if that has no effect because a second
> maybe_null is declared there.

Right, I missed that. Since you added that code, do you think the assignment to maybe_null in the if can be removed?


> Roland.

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