Request for reviews (S): 7090259: Fix hotspot sources to build with old compilers
bengt.rutisson at oracle.com
Wed Sep 14 00:36:14 PDT 2011
> Also, how long will we be supporting vs2003? I was under the
> impression that we had switched to vs2010 even for JDK6. Clearly I was
> wrong. Does that mean that we will keep vs2003 for the duration of
> JDK6 and thus implicitly have that as a build requirement for JDK7 as
> long as we are using the express model?
I realized that I did know about vs2003 being the compiler for JDK6.
Sorry for the noise.
I am still interested in understanding what templates to avoid with vs2003.
> On 2011-09-14 01:31, Vladimir Kozlov wrote:
>> 7090259: Fix hotspot sources to build with old compilers
>> Fixed warnings which prevent building VM with old compilers. Used
>> non-template method_comparator() in sort_methods() since vs2003
>> generates incorrect optimized code for it. Added -xwe compilation
>> flag. Tested with 5.7, 5.8 and 5.10 Sun C++.
>> I will remove g1ErgoVerbose.hpp changes and push to hotspot-gc since
>> Tony fixed it already there.
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