6993732: Remove the HPI

Chris Hegarty chris.hegarty at oracle.com
Tue Jan 4 14:49:20 UTC 2011

Looks fine.


On 04/01/2011 13:50, Alan Bateman wrote:
> The HPI is left over from bygone years where we had a portability layer
> and needed to support green and native threading models. Some of the
> code has not been used or maintained since the transition to HotSpot
> back in jdk1.3. As of jdk7-b123, the HPI library (libhpi.so/hpi.dll)
> isn't loaded and it's finally time to wield the axe and remove this old
> code. The webrev with the changes is here:
> http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~alanb/6993732/webrev/
> Thanks,
> Alan.

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