RFR: 8014513: Sjavac doesn't detect 32-bit jvm properly
jonathan.gibbons at oracle.com
Wed Jun 5 11:38:26 PDT 2013
On 06/05/2013 07:24 AM, Erik Joelsson wrote:
> Here is a small patch fixing a problem with sjavac. Sjavac tries to be
> smart about sizing itself to no run out of memory. The logic for
> figuring out if it's running on a 32 or 64bit jvm is rather crude and
> misses on several platforms. This patch makes the code more robust.
> Fixing this issue is a requirement to get sjavac to work well on all
> platforms in jprt.
> Bug: http://bugs.sun.com/view_bug.do?bug_id=8014513
> Webrev: http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~erikj/8014513/webrev.langtools.01/
It's OK, but I think it would be better if there was a back door to
override the default value. That would also partially address the
comment in the bug about sjavac looking at the wrong JVM -- it's using
the client process, not the server process.
If you push it as is, I suggest you file a followup bug for further
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