Graal and Hotspot

Venkatachalam, Vasanth Vasanth.Venkatachalam at
Tue Feb 12 13:49:38 PST 2013


The Graal webpage says that the Graal VM is a modified version of Hotspot that uses Graal as the compiler instead of C1 or C2.

Can someone explain at a high-level which components of Hotspot are intact and which ones have been modified?
I see a number of API routines relating to hotspot (


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