RFR: JDK-8012212 - link against kstat on solaris x86

Vladimir Kozlov vladimir.kozlov at oracle.com
Mon Apr 15 10:00:19 PDT 2013


Do you have future work in plan for this? You should do this change only 
when you add a code to really use data from kstat on x86.
Currently kstat is only used on SPARC to get CPU information (since it 
doesn't have cpuid instruction). No kstat counters are read in VM.


On 4/15/13 5:35 AM, Nils Loodin wrote:
> And here is the actual link to the webrev... sigh.
> http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~nloodin/8012212/webrev.00/
> /Nisse
> On 04/15/2013 11:50 AM, Nils Loodin wrote:
>> Any reviewers for this unassuming change to not exclude sparc from
>> linking against kstat?
>> Regards,
>> Nils Loodin

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