RFR: 8037952: Remove code duplication in Metaspace::deallocate
coleen.phillimore at oracle.com
Thu Mar 20 18:37:51 UTC 2014
So Stefan reminded me that class file parsing deallocates metadata
outside a safepoint. I thought it was some crazy GC doing class
unloading. So this is fine, never mind.
On 3/20/14 12:00 PM, Coleen Phillimore wrote:
> I thought we always did this at safepoint and the 'else' code was
> duplicate, but that's not the case if the current thread isn't the VM
> thread? Please add a comment about this!
> On 3/20/14 10:12 AM, Stefan Karlsson wrote:
>> Please, review this cleanup patch to remove some unnecessary code
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