RFR(xs): 8152180: SIGFPE in CMSCollector::preclean with big CMSScheduleRemarkSamplingRatio

sangheon sangheon.kim at oracle.com
Tue Apr 5 13:59:00 UTC 2016

Hi all,

I reverted the change for this flag's type to 'uintx' as there's no 
benefit of changing it on 32bit.
This new webrev only contains the calculation rephrase.



On 04/02/2016 11:38 PM, sangheon wrote:
> Hi all,
> Could I have a couple of reviews for this tiny change?
> There would be an arithmetic overflow with 
> CMSScheduleRemarkSamplingRatio at CMSCollector::preclean() as the 
> flag(uintx type with max limit of max_uintx) is multiplied by 100.
> This change is simply rephrased the calculation routine to avoid the 
> overflow and changed the flag's type to 'uint' because 'uintx' seems 
> too large for the flag.
> CR: https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8152180
> Webrev: http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~sangheki/8152180/webrev.00
> Testing: JPRT, runtime/commandline JTREG for all platforms
> Thanks,
> Sangheon

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