RFR(M): 8068883: Remove disabling of warning "C4355: 'this' : used in base member initializer list"

Kim Barrett kim.barrett at oracle.com
Mon Feb 16 07:59:41 UTC 2015

On Jan 14, 2015, at 3:50 PM, Kim Barrett <kim.barrett at oracle.com> wrote:
> On Jan 14, 2015, at 11:28 AM, Volker Simonis <volker.simonis at gmail.com> wrote:
>>>> I've additionally also removed the Visual Studio compiler macro which
>>>> disable the warning "C4786:'identifier' : identifier was truncated to
>>>> 'number' characters in the debug information." because as far as I
>>>> could see, this was only relevant up to Visual Studio 6.0 and I hope
>>>> nobody will ever compile the HotSpot with that compiler any more(see
>>>> http://support.microsoft.com/kb/195386).
>>> This seems like a worthwhile change, independent of the other changes
>>> being proposed.  Could this be separated out.
>> Sure, if we decide not to push this patch we can still just remove
>> that pragma in a separate change.
> […] If you (Volker) don't want
> to deal with the extra overhead, I'll take care of it.

Finally getting around to following up on this bit of the discussion.


So it might get cleaned up eventually.

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