RFR: 8077571: ObjPtrQueue is poorly named

Kim Barrett kim.barrett at oracle.com
Sat Nov 7 20:58:34 UTC 2015

On Nov 6, 2015, at 5:21 PM, Christian Thalinger <christian.thalinger at oracle.com> wrote:
>> On Nov 6, 2015, at 12:09 PM, Kim Barrett <kim.barrett at oracle.com> wrote:
>> [Sending to hotspot-dev because this touches runtime and compiler
>> files too. I'm particularly looking for a compiler person for the
>> change to HotSpotVMConfig.java.]
> Yes, that change looks good.

Thanks!  I wasn’t getting anywhere trying to figure out what might be impacted by that change.

>> Please review this rename of ObjPtrQueue to SATBMarkQueue.  This
>> cleanup is being done in preparation for some further changes that
>> will make the name more widely used.
>> Probably the satbQueue.[ch]pp files should be renamed to
>> satbMarkQueue.[ch]pp.  I've not made such a change because my
>> understanding is that mercurial mq doesn't really understand file
>> renames.
>> CR:
>> https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8077571
>> Webrev:
>> http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~kbarrett/8077571/webrev.00/
>> Testing:

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