RFR (M): CR 8003985: Support @Contended Annotation - JEP 142

Coleen Phillimore coleen.phillimore at oracle.com
Fri Nov 30 04:19:15 PST 2012

I sent a code review of this code also, did you see it?  I am very 
concerned with the additional footprint that this allocates for 
contended flags for each field.   Did I read this code correctly? I 
don't think this code can be pushed until this is resolved.

On 11/30/2012 5:44 AM, Aleksey Shipilev wrote:
> On 11/30/2012 07:35 AM, David Holmes wrote:
>> This work can not be pushed until the JEP has moved to the Funded state.
> So... How should one move it to the Funded state?
>> I'd also like to know what testing has been done so far from the regular
>> hotspot testsuites. There may be places where layout assumptions are
>> being made eg oops first.
> Are JPRT acceptance tests enough, or we should do the out-of-cycle VM
> testing before the integration?
> -Aleksey.

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