review request (M?) 6845368 large objects

John Coomes John.Coomes at sun.com
Tue Aug 11 12:14:41 PDT 2009


John Coomes (John.Coomes at Sun.COM) wrote:
> I'd appreciate reviews for
> 
> 	6845368 large objects cause a crash or unexpected exception
> 
> http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~jcoomes/6845368-large-obj/
> 
> The hotspot code changes are fairly small (60 lines, 3 files), mostly
> changing int to unsigned.  The test case is 64K lines but still
> simple; most of it is a class w/more than 65000 fields.

Sigh, sent this a few minutes too early.  There are some
'signed/unsigned comparison' errors when compiling on one platform, so
I'll have to fix and regenerate the webrev.  Please hold off reviewing
this for now.

-John




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