Request for reviews (XS): 6951686: Using large pages on Linux prevents zero based compressed oops
Christian.Thalinger at Sun.COM
Mon May 17 06:59:25 PDT 2010
On Tue, 2010-05-11 at 17:38 -0700, Vladimir Kozlov wrote:
> Fixed 6951686: Using large pages on Linux prevents zero based compressed oops
> The method os::reserve_memory_special() is used with -XX:+UseLargePages on Linux.
> It uses shared memory API to reserve memory but it does not use req_addr.
> Use req_addr when attaching shared memory segment.
I looked at the changes and it seems they are good. I guess Solaris is
behaving completely different and that's why this is only required on
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