[aarch64-port-dev ] RFR: 8216350: AArch64: monitor unlock fast path not called

Andrew Haley aph at redhat.com
Wed Jan 9 09:23:32 UTC 2019

On 1/9/19 2:50 AM, Nick Gasson (Arm Technology China) wrote:

> I agree all of these are good, especially #3 which obscures the
> symmetry between the lock and unlock functions. But I think we ought
> to create a separate patch, to separate code cleanup with no
> functional change from this patch which is a bug fix / functional
> change?

HotSpot policy is that we can do minor cleanups as we go along:
experience has shown that unless you do so, cruft tends to
accumulate. These cleanups are OK for this patch.

Andrew Haley
Java Platform Lead Engineer
Red Hat UK Ltd. <https://www.redhat.com>
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