Need reviewer: JDK 8 CR for Support Integer overflow

Krystal Mok rednaxelafx at
Fri Feb 3 08:38:29 UTC 2012

Hi Florian,

On Fri, Feb 3, 2012 at 4:11 PM, Florian Weimer <fweimer at> wrote:

> Will Hotspot be able to optimize away the string construction on the
> exception path in multiplyExact() if the exception is caught locally?
> At least -XX:+OptimizeStringConcat should remove the need to construct a
StringBuilder instance, in multiplyExact()'s case.

Cc'ing hotspot-compiler-dev for confirmation.

- Kris

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