RFR: JDK-8198243: Add build time check for global operator new/delete in object files
erik.joelsson at oracle.com
Tue Feb 20 18:05:36 UTC 2018
This patch adds a build time check for uses of global operators new and
delete in hotspot C++ code. The check is only run with toolchains GCC
and Clang (Linux and Macos builds). I have also modified the Oracle
devkit on Linux to add the necessary symlink so that objdump will get
picked up by configure.
This change is depending on several fixes removing such uses that are
currently in jdk/hs so this change will need to be pushed there as well.
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