RFR(XS): 8078113: 8011102 changes may cause incorrect results
vladimir.kozlov at oracle.com
Fri Apr 17 23:35:27 UTC 2015
Okay. I will sponsor this fix.
On 4/17/15 4:32 PM, Viswanathan, Sandhya wrote:
> Hi Vladimir,
> I verified the fix using the code from our customer that I got under NDA, so unable to share that.
> Best Regards,
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Vladimir Kozlov [mailto:vladimir.kozlov at oracle.com]
> Sent: Friday, April 17, 2015 3:13 PM
> To: Viswanathan, Sandhya; hotspot-compiler-dev at openjdk.java.net
> Subject: Re: RFR(XS): 8078113: 8011102 changes may cause incorrect results
> Looks good. How your verified the fix?
> On 4/17/15 3:05 PM, Viswanathan, Sandhya wrote:
>> Hi All,
>> We would like to contribute a patch for bug 8078113 from Intel.
>> RFE: https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8078113
>> webrev: http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~kvn/8078113/webrev.00/
>> With 32 byte width vectorization the JVM produces wrong results under
>> certain circumstances for x86_64.
>> The Vzeroupper instruction introduced in String.equals, String.compareTo
>> and OptimizeFill intrinsic/stubs in the following change set is the
>> cause of the bug:
>> For 32 byte vectorization, YMM registers are used by the hotspot
>> compiler and the register allocator can allocate these across intrinsic
>> Vzeroupper in the intrinsic is clobbering upper 16 bytes in all the
>> other YMM registers that are not touched in these methods and so our
>> customers are
>> seeing unexpected results.
>> This patch fixes the problem on Linux.
>> Best Regards,
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