[security-dev 01242]: Re: Code review request: 6880321 sun.security.provider.JavaKeyStore abuse of OOM Exception handling
Max (Weijun) Wang
Weijun.Wang at Sun.COM
Tue Sep 22 01:59:09 PDT 2009
On Sep 22, 2009, at 4:09 PM, Florian Weimer wrote:
> * Max Wang:
>> Please take a review on this code change:
> This code is still unreliable. You cannot hide OutOfMemoryError this
> way. The error could even be thrown in a completely unrelated thread.
> There is no really good way to deal with this type of resource
> exhaustation. To deal with corrupted files, it is sufficient to grow
> arrays as the file is read, so you will hit the end of the file before
> the OOM error occurs.
This sounds better.
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