[9] RFR(XS): 8137173: @HotSpotIntrinsicCandidate is not Oracle-specific

Alan Bateman Alan.Bateman at oracle.com
Thu Oct 1 15:41:02 UTC 2015

On 01/10/2015 16:31, Zoltán Majó wrote:
> Hi,
> please review the patch for JDK-8137173.
> https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8137173
> Problem: Mark Rheinhold filed this bug and suggested the following:
> "The doc comment for the @jdk.internal.HotSpotIntrinsicCandidate
> annotation says that it is "specific to the Oracle Java HotSpot Virtual
> Machine implementation". That's not true. The annotation is defined
> in the open-source HotSpot repository, so it is in fact available in all
> implementations derived from that code, whether from Oracle or from other
> vendors."
> Solution: I adopted the solution proposed by Mark.
> Webrev: http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~zmajo/8137173/webrev.00/
This looks okay. Is it time to discuss moving the annotation to another 
package too?


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