narrow_klass_shift is nonzero on jdk9...

Vitaly Davidovich vitalyd at
Fri Jan 23 18:32:02 UTC 2015

I think this is for solaris in particular as malloc there likes low address
space, if I recall the conversations correctly.

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On Jan 23, 2015 1:02 PM, "Andrew Haley" <aph at> wrote:

> On 01/23/2015 05:52 PM, Lindenmaier, Goetz wrote:
> > If I understand correctly, HeapBaseMinAddress is meant as a lower
> > bound to protect the space needed for the system, not as the address
> where
> > the heap should be placed.
> Ah, right.  Okay, now I get it!
> Thanks,
> Andrew.

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