RFR: JDK-8148951: Remove unused method Generation::performs_in_place_marking()
david.lindholm at oracle.com
Wed Feb 3 13:24:29 UTC 2016
Your change looks good. Reviewed.
On 2016-02-03 13:47, Bengt Rutisson wrote:
> Hi everyone,
> Could I have a couple of reviews for this small cleanup?
> The methods Generation::performs_in_place_marking() is documented as
> that it should be used by biased locking. But it is currently unused
> and a "hg grep performs_in_place_marking" does not indicate that it
> was ever used.
> Currently it is only used in two asserts, but these operate on a young
> or an old generation instance, where performs_in_place_marking() adds
> no value since it returns true for old generations and false for young.
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