hotspot JIT producing incorrect code -how should I report a bug?

Ismael Juma mlists at
Wed Jul 9 17:40:07 PDT 2008

Keith McNeill <mcneill at ...> writes:
> java -Xinternalversion
> Java HotSpot(TM) Server VM (10.0-b22) for linux-x86 JRE (1.6.0_06-b02), 
> built on Mar 25 2008 00:26:44 by "java_re" with gcc 3.2.1-7a (J2SE release)
> Note that the problem has occurred on every 1.6 jdk I've tried up to the 
> latest 1.6.0_10 beta
> The problem does not occur on JDK 1.5

Out of curiosity, does the problem occur with JDK6u3? There was a relatively
large HotSpot update in JDK6u4 and it introduced a few issues like 6614100[1]
and 6707044[2]. Note that the latter is not yet fixed and it is also a
miscompilation problem.



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