RFR 8226690: SIGSEGV in MetadataOnStackClosure::do_metadata

serguei.spitsyn at oracle.com serguei.spitsyn at oracle.com
Thu Sep 26 00:54:12 UTC 2019

Hi Coleen,

It looks pretty good to me.
I'm not aware much about reply.


On 9/25/19 2:29 PM, coleen.phillimore at oracle.com wrote:
> Adding serviceability-dev.
> Coleen
> On 9/25/19 10:33 AM, coleen.phillimore at oracle.com wrote:
>> Summary: Dont create nmethod if classes have been redefined since 
>> compilation start.
>> The bug was caused by a new nmethod created with an old Method in the 
>> metadata section.  Added verification (which hit on windows) and NSV 
>> in the other place where the method can be replaced in the nmethod 
>> metadata section.
>> There are some jvmci changes (to vmStructs_jvmci.cpp) that might be 
>> needed also in the graal compiler.
>> Tested with tier1-6 and failing test 100 times.
>> open webrev at 
>> http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~coleenp/2019/8226690.01/webrev
>> bug link https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8226690
>> Thanks,
>> Coleen

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