[9] RFR(S): 8151724: Remove -XX:GenerateCompilerNullChecks

Zoltán Majó zoltan.majo at oracle.com
Tue Apr 5 07:15:43 UTC 2016

Hi Tobias,

that looks good to me. Thank you for fixing this issue.

Best regards,


On 04/05/2016 09:11 AM, Tobias Hartmann wrote:
> Hi,
> please review the following patch.
> https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8151724
> http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~thartmann/8151724/webrev.00/
> The flag -XX:GenerateCompilerNullChecks is develop and was originally added for performance testing without null checks in compiled code. Today, the compilers crash with various asserts if null checks are disabled and I would therefore like to remove the flag.
> Tested with JPRT and RBT.
> Thanks,
> Tobias

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