john.r.rose at oracle.com
Wed Jan 22 11:50:24 PST 2014
On Jan 10, 2014, at 12:23 AM, Aleksey Shipilev <aleksey.shipilev at oracle.com> wrote:
> Does anyone remember the story behind -XX:+UseOldInlining? I have
> googled, wandered through HotSpot code, searched through JIRA, grepped
> through Mercurial to no avail. The history on this predates OpenJDK.
> In seems we have it unconditionally turned on. It makes the inlining
> policy a little less understandable to have additional branch here and
> there. Should we purge this option from the VM codebase? If so, I can
> prepare the proper revision of this scratch change:
Yes, purge it. It marks a road not taken long ago.
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