RFR: 8073093: AARCH64: C2 generates poor code for ByteBuffer accesses
fweimer at redhat.com
Tue Feb 17 09:39:04 UTC 2015
On 02/14/2015 01:09 AM, John Rose wrote:
> These queries need to go into Unsafe.
> We also need Unsafe.getIntMisaligned, etc., which wire through to whatever second-best mechanism the platform offers.
The safe variants should go into the java.lang.Integer etc. classes
IMHO. Even the JDK has quite a few uses for them (particularly the big
endian variant). Putting that into Unsafe only encourages further use
of Unsafe from application code.
Florian Weimer / Red Hat Product Security
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