Request for reviews (S): 6987555: JSR 292 unboxing to a boolean value fails on big-endian SPARC
john.r.rose at oracle.com
Wed Sep 29 09:40:18 PDT 2010
On Sep 29, 2010, at 9:22 AM, Tom Rodriguez wrote:
> Why aren't the values dependent on which operation is being performed then?
They certainly can be. That will move the complication out of the assembly code. (And into methodHandles.cpp, with a new CPU-specific query, plus a new but useful distinction between value conversion and unboxing.) I'm fine with doing it either way.
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