RFR(S): 8067330 : ZERO_ARCHDEF incorrectly defined for PPC/PPC64 architectures

Volker Simonis volker.simonis at gmail.com
Fri Dec 12 14:12:50 UTC 2014

Hi Severin,

the change looks good to me and it only affects the ZERO build so
there's no risk to influene any other platform.

Unfortunately I can not push it because it requires the regeneration
of 'common/autoconf/generated-configure.sh'. So you still need a
sponsor from within Oracle.


On Fri, Dec 12, 2014 at 2:18 PM, Severin Gehwolf <sgehwolf at redhat.com> wrote:
> Hi,
> Could someone please review and sponsor this fix for JDK-8067330? In
> particular, the hotspot build expects either PPC64 or PPC32 to be
> defined (hotspot/src/share/vm/utilities/macros.hpp:366) and if one of
> them is indeed defined PPC gets defined as well. However if neither of
> the two is defined then PPC gets silently undefined. This may result in
> incorrectly generated code for the Zero variant build.
> Bug: https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8067330
> webrev:
> http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~sgehwolf/webrevs/JDK-8067330/webrev.01/
> Thanks!
> Cheers,
> Severin

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