RFR: JDK-8213199: GC abstraction for Assembler::needs_explicit_null_check()

Andrew Dinn adinn at redhat.com
Tue Nov 13 15:06:58 UTC 2018

On 13/11/2018 12:26, Roman Kennke wrote:
> The point is to *not* (accidentally) give it a free pass, but instead
> force explicit null-checking on it.

Oops! Yes, which of course accords with the logic of the patch that I
conveniently inverted.

In which case the correction you posted good.


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