Serviceability Agent support in JDK9

Dmitry Samersoff dmitry.samersoff at
Wed Jan 21 08:16:40 UTC 2015


You are correct. ClassWriter is missed couple of new classfile futures.

Please, see


On 2015-01-20 22:09, Andrew Haley wrote:
> I'm having trouble with compiler replay data in JDK 9:
>  $ ./build/linux-aarch64-normal-server-slowdebug/jdk/bin/java -Xbootclasspath/p:boot.jar -cp app.jar -XX:+ReplayCompiles
> Error occurred during initialization of VM
> java/lang/ClassFormatError: Missing BootstrapMethods attribute in class file java/lang/CharSequence
> I guess this is because doesn't
> handle the BootstrapMethods attribute.  Is that right?  It would be nice
> to have this working.
> Andrew.

Dmitry Samersoff
Oracle Java development team, Saint Petersburg, Russia
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