RFR (XS): 8144024: Octane fails with "memory leak: allocating handle outside HandleMark"
vladimir.x.ivanov at oracle.com
Wed Nov 25 18:30:44 UTC 2015
On 11/25/15 9:11 PM, Vladimir Kozlov wrote:
> On 11/25/15 9:44 AM, Vladimir Ivanov wrote:
>>> Looks fine but
>>>> DependencyContext verification is broken because it can't always
>>>> allocate a handle for context holder in appropriate
>>>> handle area.
>>> Can you explain in more details what happened? What is "appropriate
>>> handle area"?
>> In reported case, there were no HandleMark allocated in GC code. But
>> instead of adding one, I decided to avoid
>> Handle-based verification logic. DependencyContext itself doesn't use
>> any handles, so requiring one just for
>> verification purposes is not convenient IMO.
>> Best regards,
>> Vladimir Ivanov
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