Review Request: Make -Xprintflags always available

Gary Benson gbenson at
Wed Dec 9 09:13:39 PST 2009

Hi all,

I've been working on a script to test HotSpot with non-standard
options.  The idea is to start the VM with -XX option and check
it doesn't crash or anything.

One thing that's proving problematic is getting a list of all
the options.  We want to test product builds, but -Xprintflags
is only available on debug builds.

Would it be possible to have -Xprintflags always available?
Something like this:



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