use of MAXFLOAT in share/vm/opto/addnode.cpp
tom.rodriguez at oracle.com
Thu Oct 20 12:56:03 PDT 2011
On Oct 20, 2011, at 12:53 PM, roger hoover wrote:
> Yes, it is causing builds to fail with some of apple's experimental compiler/include file combinations:
> /SourceCache/JavaJDK16/JavaJDK16-391/hotspot/src/share/vm/opto/addnode.cpp:37:1: error: "MAXFLOAT" redefined
I can delete it as part of the changes to fix the recently reported collision with __LEAF and gcc. I don't really want a whole new bug for it. Does it matter to you? It can clearly be safepoint deleted since it's mentioned nowhere in the system.
> On Oct 20, 2011, at 1:48 PM, Tom Rodriguez wrote:
>> No, it looks like an old useless def that could be deleted. Is it causing problems for you?
>> On Oct 20, 2011, at 12:37 PM, roger hoover wrote:
>>> ./src/share/vm/opto/addnode.cpp:37:#define MAXFLOAT ((float)3.40282346638528860e+38)
>>> Can anyone explain the inclusion of the above definition of MAXFLOAT?
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