[Fwd: Re: RFR (M/L): 8010722 assert: failed: heap size is too big for compressed oops]

David Holmes david.holmes at oracle.com
Wed Sep 4 01:22:01 PDT 2013


On 4/09/2013 4:27 PM, Thomas Schatzl wrote:
> Hi,
>
> On Wed, 2013-09-04 at 10:59 +1000, David Holmes wrote:
>> Hi Thomas,
>>
>> On 3/09/2013 7:59 PM, Thomas Schatzl wrote:
>>> Hi all,
>>>
>>>     I updated the change for 8010722 per the suggestions of David and
>>> Stefan and Bengt.
>>>
>>> Changes:
>>> - add a new OS class hook called init_ergo() to be called between
>>> os::init() and os::init_2().
>>
>> That in itself was okay but you still call this from inside the
>> arguments processing code - which is what I object to.
>
> Sorry, I misunderstood then. You suggest something like:
>
>    os::init()
>    Arguments::parse()
>    os::init_ergo();
>    Arguments::do_ergonomics()
>    os::init_2();
>
> in Threads::create_vm() where the os:init() methods are called?

Yes - if that is feasible.

Thanks,
David

> Thomas
>
>


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