RFR (XS): 8055919: Remove dead code in G1 concurrent marking code
thomas.schatzl at oracle.com
Tue Aug 26 07:35:20 UTC 2014
Hi Jesper, Jon,
On Mon, 2014-08-25 at 18:00 +0200, Jesper Wilhelmsson wrote:
> Hi Thomas,
> In CMConcurrentMarkingTask::work() you remove the call to
> _cm->do_yield_check(worker_id). Even though the return value is unused the
> method itself has side effects and I wouldn't necessary call it dead code. Is it
> safe to remove this code?
here's a diff webrev for the changes:
And the full webrev:
I also fixed a few parameter lists in that change. I hope this is not
too much of a bother.
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