small tests change

Vladimir Kozlov vladimir.kozlov at
Fri Sep 12 23:33:10 UTC 2014

Email subject should follow review request style.
Changes for review should be sent as webrev on cr.openjdk server. Ask Filipp or Igor to put it there for you. They also 
can be your sponsors. Filipp is these tests author and should review changes too.

I am fine with running tests on all platforms.


On 9/12/14 1:38 PM, dmitrij pochepko wrote:
> Hi hotspot compiler team,
> I'm a member of java sqe group, and currently i'm proposing a small fix for hotspot tests.
> A respective Jira issue is - Update compiler/intrinsic/bmi tests to run
> it on all platforms.
> A diff is attached. A bmi-related tests compare vm work using Xint and Xcomp modes(assuming Xcomp uses bmi
> instructions). In case of running on another platforms it's just usual comparison of Xint and Xcomp modes, which won't
> test bmi, however, some platforms might have some bmi-like optimizations in future(for example, a powerpc platform have
> the some of such instructions), so, it's only natural to allow bmi tests to be run anywhere.
> What i am asking is some reviewers for this diff and(in case review is successfull) commiter to do the push(since i have
> no commiter status).
> Thanks,
> Dmitrij

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