Please review fix for 7196681: NPG: Some JSR 292 tests crash in Windows exception handler

Coleen Phillimore coleen.phillimore at
Tue Sep 11 16:38:23 PDT 2012

How is this?  I added some TODO's and will file an RFE to implement 
this.   I tested -XX:+VerifyOops with sparc and x86.

There were some verify_oop's removed in the permgen project that would 
be good to add back.  I will add that to the RFE.


On 9/11/2012 7:27 PM, Christian Thalinger wrote:
> On Sep 11, 2012, at 1:51 PM, Coleen Phillimore<coleen.phillimore at>  wrote:
>> Summary: There was a rogue os::breakpoint() call in log_dependency left over from the jsr292 merge.  Also removed verify_oop() calls for metadata.
>> Tested CallSiteTest on windows 64 where this os::breakpoint() actually sends a breakpoint signal.
> Oops.  It must be a left-over from the merge.  Otherwise this looks good and I agree that empty verify methods would be nice.
> -- Chris
>> open webrev at
>> bug link at
>> Thanks,
>> Coleen

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