RFR: 8075466: Address not aligned in Klass::decode_klass_not_null
kim.barrett at oracle.com
Tue Apr 14 15:05:20 UTC 2015
On Apr 14, 2015, at 5:51 AM, Bengt Rutisson <bengt.rutisson at oracle.com> wrote:
> On 2015-04-14 00:00, Kim Barrett wrote:
>>> The problem is that a SATB queue may contain a stale reference to an
>>> eagerly reclaimed humongous object. Assert-conditional verification
>>> during full queue processing that all entries are oop's can now fail.
>>> We deal with this by eliminating the pre-filtering verification
>>> (removed call to ObjPtrQueue::verify_oops_in_buffer and removed that
>>> now unused function). Instead, ObjPtrQueue::filter has been revised
>>> to be more careful about oop-ness assumptions, and to assert the
>>> oop-ness of entries that are retained.
>> Here's an update, modified per Bengt's and Eric's comments.
>> Eliminated unnecessary cast to HeapWord**.
>> Removed bogus comment.
>> Fixed formatting of "if" statement.
> Did something go wrong during the upload of the webrev? I get a "404 - Not Found" from the above link. :)
That would be because I forgot to upload it. Fixed now. Sorry about that.
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