Review Request: JDK-8001334 - Remove use of JVM_* functions from code

Alan Bateman Alan.Bateman at
Tue Mar 12 21:22:26 UTC 2013

On 12/03/2013 18:01, Dan Xu wrote:
> Hi Alan,
> Do you mean directly map IO_Append to handleWrite in io_util_md.h for 
> the *nix case? And then where do we check the O_APPEND flag in our 
> code? Or do we require users to open the file with O_APPEND flag? Thanks!
Yes, either IO_Append is defined to be handleWrite or else add 
handleAppend that simply calls handleWrite. There's no need to check 
O_APPEND after the file is opened for append, not on *nix anyway.


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